Accession Number:

AD1028074

Title:

Competition Processes

Descriptive Note:

Conference Paper

Corporate Author:

UNIVERSITY OF DURHAM Durham, North East England United Kingdom

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1961-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

Some of the simpler theoretical models which have been proposed for phenomena for example, the competition between species or the occurrence of epidemics which involve stochastic interactions between several populations have the common feature that they are Markov processes, homogeneous in time, with a countable set of states m, n where m and n represent the sizes of two populations. These processes are specified by prescribing the rates at which transitions occur, only transitions to neighboring states being allowed a formal definition of such competition processes will be given in section 2.

Subject Categories:

  • Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE