Accession Number : AD0652589

Title :   TOTAL POSITIVITY AND FIRST PASSAGE PROBABILITY DISTRIBUTIONS.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : MICHIGAN STATE UNIV EAST LANSING DEPT OF STATISTICS

Personal Author(s) : Wang,Peter C. C.

Report Date : 29 MAY 1967

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : Characterization of the sign reverse rule of order 2 Markov matrix is given and totally positive and sign reverse rules are studied through a Markov process and its associated first passage probability distribution functions. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*STATISTICAL PROCESSES, THEORY), PROBABILITY, FUNCTIONS(MATHEMATICS), MATHEMATICS

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE