Accession Number : AD0436664

Title :   APPLICATIONS OF A BALLOT THEOREM IN PHYSICS AND IN ORDER STATISTICS,

Corporate Author : COLUMBIA UNIV NEW YORK

Personal Author(s) : Takacs,Lajos

Report Date : 02 APR 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : Solutions are presented to the problems of the distribution of the number of gas molecules ionized by an electron passing through an electron tube and the distribution of the deviation of empirical and theoretical distribution functions when the sample size is a random variable having a Poisson distribution. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*STATISTICAL MECHANICS, STATISTICAL FUNCTIONS), (*PROBABILITY, DISTRIBUTION THEORY), (*DISTRIBUTION THEORY, PROBABILITY), STOCHASTIC PROCESSES, ELECTRONS, IONIZATION

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE