Summary: Ross's classic bestseller, Introduction to Probability Models, has been used extensively by professionals and as the primary text for a first undergraduate course in applied probability. It provides an introduction to elementary probability theory and stochastic processes, and shows how probability theory can be applied to the study of phenomena in fields such as engineering, computer science, management science, the physical and social sciences, and operations research
. With the addition of several new sections relating to actuaries, this text is highly recommended by the Society of Actuaries.
Summary: Ross's classic bestseller, Introduction to Probability Models, has been used extensively by professionals and as the primary text for a first undergraduate course in applied probability. It provides an introduction to elementary probability theory and stochastic processes, and shows how probability theory can be applied to the study of phenomena in fields such as engineering, computer science, management science, the physical and social sciences, and operations research. With the addition of several new sections relating to actuaries, this text is highly recommended by the Society of Actuaries. ...show less
Edition/Copyright:9TH 07 Cover: Hardback Publisher:Academic Press, Inc. Published: 11/21/2006 International: No
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Preface 1. Introduction to Probability Theory 2. Random Variables 3. Conditional Probability and Conditional Expectation 4. Markov Chains 5. The Exponential Distribution and the Poisson Process 6. Continuous-Time Markov Chains 7. Renewal Theory and Its Applications 8. Queueing Theory 9. Reliability Theory 10. Brownian Motion and Stationary Processes 11. Simulation Appendix: Solutions to Starred Exercises Index
2006 Hard cover 9th ed. Fine. No dust jacket as issued. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 800 p. Audience: General/trade. Used university book. May have some highlighting on the pages, still in good ...show moreconditions. Spine intact, corners on covers in good condition ...show less
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