## Elements of the theory of Markov processes and their applicationsGraduate-level text and reference in probability, with numerous scientific applications. Nonmeasure-theoretic introduction to theory of Markov processes and to mathematical models based on the theory. Appendixes. Bibliographies. 1960 edition. |

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the nonnegative integers and discuss the relationship between random- walk

processes and branchingprocesses. ... that is, a family of

defined on the space X of all possible values that the

assume.

the nonnegative integers and discuss the relationship between random- walk

processes and branchingprocesses. ... that is, a family of

**random variables**,defined on the space X of all possible values that the

**random variables**canassume.

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In particular, it can be used to study the j oint distribution of a continuous infinity of

powerful tool for studying the structure of stochastic processes, was introduced in

...

In particular, it can be used to study the j oint distribution of a continuous infinity of

**random variables**. The characteristic functional, which appears to be a verypowerful tool for studying the structure of stochastic processes, was introduced in

...

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We remark that the above theorem can easily be extended to the case of N

independent

function of the sum of N independent

the ...

We remark that the above theorem can easily be extended to the case of N

independent

**random variables**. In this case we obtain the result: The generatingfunction of the sum of N independent

**random variables**is the N-fold product ofthe ...

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### Contents

Introduction | 1 |

Processes Discrete in Space and Time | 9 |

Processes Discrete in Space and Continuous in Time | 57 |

Copyright | |

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