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Quasi-Latin designs

C. J. Brien, R. A. Bailey, T. T. Tran, and J. Boland

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This paper gives a general method for constructing quasi-Latin square, quasi-Latin rectangle and extended quasi-Latin rectangle designs for symmetric factorial experiments. Two further methods are given for parameter values satisfying certain conditions. The construction of designs for a range of numbers of rows and columns is discussed so that the different construction techniques are covered. For some row and column combinations, different designs are compared. The construction of designs with rows and columns that are nested or contiguous is also discussed.

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Electron. J. Statist., Volume 6 (2012), 1900-1925.

First available in Project Euclid: 12 October 2012

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Primary: 62J10: Analysis of variance and covariance
Secondary: 62K99: None of the above, but in this section

Design of experiments factorial designs glasshouse experiments latinized designs quasi-Latin designs row-column designs


Brien, C. J.; Bailey, R. A.; Tran, T. T.; Boland, J. Quasi-Latin designs. Electron. J. Statist. 6 (2012), 1900--1925. doi:10.1214/12-EJS732. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.ejs/1350046857

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