Accession Number : ADA189290


Title :   Conference on Stochastic Processes and their Applications (16th) Held in Stanford, California on 16-21 August 1987.


Descriptive Note : Final rept. 15 Nov 86-24 Nov 87,


Corporate Author : STANFORD UNIV CA


Personal Author(s) : Iglehart, Donald L


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a189290.pdf


Report Date : 21 Aug 1987


Pagination or Media Count : 142


Abstract : Partial Contents (Abstracts Only): New Developments in the Statistical Theory of Shape; Domains of Attraction for a Family of Processes Between Suprema and Sums; Ergodicity and Inequalities for Certain Point Processes; The Role of Poisson's Equation in Steady-State Simulation Output Analysis; Quick Simulations of Networks of GI/G/1 Queues; Prophet Inequalities and Related Problems of Optimal Stopping; Reaction-Diffusion Equations with Small Parameter: Probabilistic Approach; Stochastic Flow Networks; Queues with Non-Stationary Input Stream; Poisson Approximation by the Stein-Chen Method; Modeling Loss Networks; Traveling Waves in Branching Diffusion; Asymptotics for Finite Particle Systems; Decomposition of Binary Random Fields, and Some Related Topics from Statistical Mechanics; Probabilistic and Worst Case Analyses of Classical Problems of Combinatorial Optimization in Euclidean Space; When is a Stochastic Integral a Time Change of a Diffusion?; Principal Values of Brownian Local Times; Algebraic Duality of Markov Processes; and Solving Boundary Value Problems by Probability Methods.


Descriptors :   *COMBINATORIAL ANALYSIS , *QUEUEING THEORY , *STOCHASTIC PROCESSES , BOUNDARY VALUE PROBLEMS , BROWNIAN MOTION , DECOMPOSITION , FLOW , INPUT , LOSSES , MARKOV PROCESSES , METHODOLOGY , MODELS , NETWORKS , OPTIMIZATION , OUTPUT , POISSON DENSITY FUNCTIONS , POISSON EQUATION , PROBABILITY , PROBLEM SOLVING , SHAPE , SIMULATION , STATISTICAL MECHANICS , STATISTICS , STEADY STATE , STOPPING , SYMPOSIA , THEORY , TRAVELING WAVES , SYMPOSIA , GAUSSIAN NOISE , STATISTICAL INFERENCE


Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability
      Operations Research


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE