## 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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where A, B, and A, are determined by the initial and boundary

must be specified for any particular diffusion problem. We now consider the

application of the Laplace transformation" to the Kolmogorov diffusion equations.

where A, B, and A, are determined by the initial and boundary

**conditions**whichmust be specified for any particular diffusion problem. We now consider the

application of the Laplace transformation" to the Kolmogorov diffusion equations.

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This

be described by saying that, whenever the diffusing particle reaches the

boundary ro, it has probability o, of being absorbed and probability 1 – 2, of being

...

This

**condition**is referred to as the elastic barrier**condition**. An elastic barrier maybe described by saying that, whenever the diffusing particle reaches the

boundary ro, it has probability o, of being absorbed and probability 1 – 2, of being

...

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If the r, are exit boundaries, no boundary

a regular boundary, we impose the

v. + (1 — T,)(–1)' lim often tr—-r 0a: t - Mosso) = 0 i = 1, 2 (3.76) where, as in ...

If the r, are exit boundaries, no boundary

**conditions**are needed. However, if r, isa regular boundary, we impose the

**condition**to lim asz)f(z)f(t,x) b(r)f(2) (3.75) a->rv. + (1 — T,)(–1)' lim often tr—-r 0a: t - Mosso) = 0 i = 1, 2 (3.76) where, as in ...

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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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