Accession Number : AD0424632
Title : AN EXAMPLE OF A TRANSIENT SET WHICH HAS THE PROPERTY THAT THE EXPECTED NUMBER OF VISITS IS INFINITE,
Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF
Personal Author(s) : Bucy,Richard S.
Report Date : NOV 1963
Pagination or Media Count : 7
Abstract : The theory of random walks is of basic importance in many problems of pure and applied probability. The present study gives a small but crucial result relating random walks to potential theory. An example is presented of a transient set having the property that the expected number of visits is infinite.
Descriptors : (*POTENTIAL THEORY, NUMERICAL METHODS AND PROCEDURES), PROBABILITY
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE