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Data-driven Sobolev tests of uniformity on compact Riemannian manifolds

P. E. Jupp

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Data-driven versions of Sobolev tests of uniformity on compact Riemannian manifolds are proposed. These tests are invariant under isometries and are consistent against all alternatives. The large-sample asymptotic null distributions are given.

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Ann. Statist., Volume 36, Number 3 (2008), 1246-1260.

First available in Project Euclid: 26 May 2008

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Primary: 62F03: Hypothesis testing 62F05: Asymptotic properties of tests 62H11: Directional data; spatial statistics

Consistency directional statistics invariance penalized score test


Jupp, P. E. Data-driven Sobolev tests of uniformity on compact Riemannian manifolds. Ann. Statist. 36 (2008), no. 3, 1246--1260. doi:10.1214/009053607000000541.

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