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Efficient control-test designs for diallel cross experiments
Ashish Das
Diallel cross experiments for control versus test comparisons among the lines are studied under a completely randomized design model. A sufficient condition for designs to be $A$- and $M V$-optimal in these experimental situations are derived and it is seen that the class of Type-$S$ designs yield efficient designs to estimate control versus test comparisons. Efficient designs with lower bound to the efficiencies are also tabulated within a practical range of parameters. The issue of efficient blocking of diallel crosses is also discussed.

isid/ms/2002/12 [fulltext]

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