## 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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(0.3) at Since we have assumed that X(0) = x0, Eq. (0.3) is to be solved with the

initial conditions, Px(0) = 1 for x = x0 = 0 otherwise ^ The

given by Px(t) = 0>{X(t) = x}= {^Zl )e""°'(l - er^1" (0.5) for x ^ x0. To compare the

two ...

(0.3) at Since we have assumed that X(0) = x0, Eq. (0.3) is to be solved with the

initial conditions, Px(0) = 1 for x = x0 = 0 otherwise ^ The

**solution of Eq**. (0.3) isgiven by Px(t) = 0>{X(t) = x}= {^Zl )e""°'(l - er^1" (0.5) for x ^ x0. To compare the

two ...

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The

solution for the simple case of constant birth and death rates has been given by

Kendall. Here, we restrict our attention to the moments of X(t) and Y(t). In order to

...

The

**solution of Eq**. (4.14) for general X(t) and H (I) is not known ; however, thesolution for the simple case of constant birth and death rates has been given by

Kendall. Here, we restrict our attention to the moments of X(t) and Y(t). In order to

...

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The solution of (4.144) with parameters a and 6 is *,(y) = (4.145) where Tba(y) is

the Gegenbauer function (cf. ... Eq. (3.76)]. At this stage it is most convenient to

work with the hypergeometric function. The general

...

The solution of (4.144) with parameters a and 6 is *,(y) = (4.145) where Tba(y) is

the Gegenbauer function (cf. ... Eq. (3.76)]. At this stage it is most convenient to

work with the hypergeometric function. The general

**solution of Eq**. (4.142) is Zt(x)...

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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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