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stochastic process

Carl Schaschke

in A Dictionary of Chemical Engineering

Published in print January 2014 | ISBN: 9780199651450
Published online September 2014 | e-ISBN: 9780191744464
stochastic process

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A statistical way of generating a series of random values of a mathematical variable and building up a particular statistical distribution from these values. Stochastic processes are used in non-equilibrium ...

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Subjects: Engineering and Technology

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