Commit 14bdc611 authored by Cecconi Baptiste's avatar Cecconi Baptiste
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add stat.mad content

parent ed951c23
......@@ -27,10 +27,10 @@ Would be useful for other data as well.
Discussion:
Skewness is related to the asymetry of the distribution, and the kurtosis help to identify outliers.
New Term: statistical Median Absolute Deviation
New Term: stat.mad
Action: Addition
Label: stat.mad
Description:
Prefix: P
Description: Statistical median absolute deviation from median
Rationale:
This term was proposed actually by Veronique Delouille after FITS Keyword evaluation for solar datasets
this is a robust quantity to measure the spread of values in a data set when the statistic is not normal
......@@ -38,3 +38,4 @@ Would complete the stat properties within the UCD tree.
Would be useful for other data as well.
Discussion:
Similar to stat.stdev, but using median operators instead of the mean.
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