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Markov chains

Eric Renshaw

in Stochastic Population Processes

Published in print February 2011 | ISBN: 9780199575312
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191728778 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199575312.003.0005
Markov chains

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This chapter considers Markov chains and branching processes. It covers two-state Markov chain, examples of m-state Markov chains, the Ehrenfest model, and branching processes.

Keywords: Markov chain; branching processes; Ehrenfest model

Chapter.  23019 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Applied Mathematics

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