Accession Number:

AD0274019

Title:

AN ELEMENTARY PROBABILITY APPROACH TO FLUCTUATION THEORY

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NORTHWESTERN UNIV EVANSTON IL

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1962-03-15

Pagination or Media Count:

59.0

Abstract:

Problems connected with the fluctuation of the sums of independent and identically distributed random variables are discussed. Basically these problems consist in finding the distribution of various functions which are definable in terms of the sums and which give a measure in some sense of the amount of oscillation which the sums undergo.

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE