# The Logistic-Exponential Survival Distribution

@article{Lan2008TheLS, title={The Logistic-Exponential Survival Distribution}, author={Yingjie Lan and L. Leemis}, journal={Naval Research Logistics}, year={2008}, volume={55}, pages={252-264} }

For various parameter combinations, the logistic-exponential survival distribution belongs to four common classes of survival distributions: increasing failure rate, decreasing failure rate, bathtub-shaped failure rate, and upside-down bathtub-shaped failure rate. Graphical comparison of this new distribution with other common survival distributions is seen in a plot of the skewness versus the coefficient of variation. The distribution can be used as a survival model or as a device to determine… Expand

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