## 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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In the case of electrons the energy is lost through ionization; in the case of

photons energy loss is due to Compton scattering. In Fig. 5.1 a schematic

representation of an

initiated by ...

In the case of electrons the energy is lost through ionization; in the case of

photons energy loss is due to Compton scattering. In Fig. 5.1 a schematic

representation of an

**electron**-**photon cascade**is given. In this case the cascade isinitiated by ...

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between the nucleon cascade and the

multiplicative processes involved in the two cases are similar. In an

develops ...

between the nucleon cascade and the

**electron**-**photon cascade**, even though themultiplicative processes involved in the two cases are similar. In an

**electron**-**photon cascade**the interior of the nucleus plays no role, and the cascadedevelops ...

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Chartres, B. A., and H. Messel: Three Dimensional Theory of

Showers, Proc. Phys. Soc. (London), ser. A, vol. 67, pp. 158–166, 1954. Chartres,

B. A., and H. Messel: New Formulation of a General Threedimensional

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Chartres, B. A., and H. Messel: Three Dimensional Theory of

**ElectronPhoton**Showers, Proc. Phys. Soc. (London), ser. A, vol. 67, pp. 158–166, 1954. Chartres,

B. A., and H. Messel: New Formulation of a General Threedimensional

**Cascade**...

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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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