## 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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At low energies the main effects that enter into the physical process are the

change in direction of motion of the particle (termed scattering) and loss of

energy of the radiation particles due to their collision with the atoms of the

At low energies the main effects that enter into the physical process are the

change in direction of motion of the particle (termed scattering) and loss of

energy of the radiation particles due to their collision with the atoms of the

**absorber**. At high ...Page 239

In the above, N is the number of atoms per unit mass, Z is the atomic number of

the

the

in ...

In the above, N is the number of atoms per unit mass, Z is the atomic number of

the

**absorber**, and ro is the radius of the electrons. In the subsequent treatmentthe

**absorber**depth or thickness, denoted by t, will be assumed to be expressedin ...

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A single primary knock-on electron of energy Eo incident on an

produces a knock-on electron cascade which is analogous to the nucleon

cascade. In the case of a knock-on electron cascade, a fast primary knock-on

ionizes an atom, ...

A single primary knock-on electron of energy Eo incident on an

**absorber**produces a knock-on electron cascade which is analogous to the nucleon

cascade. In the case of a knock-on electron cascade, a fast primary knock-on

ionizes an atom, ...

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### Contents

Introduction | 1 |

Processes Discrete in Space and Continuous in Time | 57 |

Processes Continuous in Space and Time | 129 |

Copyright | |

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