Accession Number : ADA115392

Title :   Random Covering and Packing on the Line.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,

Corporate Author : STANFORD UNIV CA DEPT OF STATISTICS

Personal Author(s) : Weiner,Howard J

PDF Url : ADA115392

Report Date : 16 Feb 1982

Pagination or Media Count : 35

Abstract : The asymptotic expected mean of the minimum number of randomly, uniformly placed unit intervals needed to cover (0,x) is obtained for the models of Renyi and Solomon. Asymptotic variances are indicated, and other models are given. The mean number of unit length intervals which may pack or cover a one-dimensional abacus grid is given.

Descriptors :   *Mathematical models, Packing density, Length, Intervals

Subject Categories : Numerical Mathematics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE