Accession Number : ADA182230
Title : Some Results Concerning Random Arcs on the Circle.
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,
Corporate Author : STANFORD UNIV CA DEPT OF STATISTICS
Personal Author(s) : Huffer,Fred W
PDF Url : ADA182230
Report Date : 11 Jun 1987
Pagination or Media Count : 10
Abstract : Random arcs having random sizes are placed on a circle. Let V be the length of the uncovered portion of the circle and G be the number of uncovered gaps on the circle. Results are presented concerning the joint moments of V and G and the conditional distribution of V given G. Keywords: Random variables; Geometrical probability; Coverage distributions.
Descriptors : *RANDOM VARIABLES, *DIFFERENTIAL GEOMETRY, GEOMETRY, PROBABILITY, SIZES(DIMENSIONS), MOMENTS, COMBINATORIAL ANALYSIS
Subject Categories : Theoretical Mathematics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE