Note: Page numbers followed by f indicate figures and t indicate tables.


Acquisitional Context Engine (ACE) 17
Actual Cramer–Rao lower bound 80–82
Anomaly-based detection 188
Apollo-social 139–149, 143t, 146t, 148t
Assertiveness study 
claim classification, false positives/negatives 96–97, 97f
Cramer–Rao lower bounds (CRLBs) 90–93, 91f, 92f
Assured medical diagnosis 194–196
Asymptotic Cramer–Rao lower bound 82–83, 174
Asymptotic normality 83
Attack detection 187–189


Bayesian analysis 
estimation theory 21
reliability of sources 3–4
Bayesian interpretation 
basic fact-finding 42–46, 48, 52
Bayesian statistics  See Bayesian analysis
Bayesian theorem 
physical dependencies 154–155
posterior probability 83
social sensing problem 58

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