Accession Number : ADA191966

Title :   Stochastic Flows in Networks.

Descriptive Note : Final technical rept. 30 Sep 84-29 Sep 87,

Corporate Author : GEORGIA INST OF TECH ATLANTA SCHOOL OF INDUSTRIAL AND SYSTEMS ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : Serfozo, Richard F

PDF Url : ADA191966

Report Date : Dec 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : The author studied conditions in which a point process of certain jump timers of a Markov process is a Poisson process; a multi-administration telecommunications network; and a system in which customers arrive singly or in batches of a group of service stations. Keywords: Stochastic processes; Optimal control; Queueing theory.

Descriptors :   *MARKOV PROCESSES, *POISSON EQUATION, *QUEUEING THEORY, *COMMUNICATIONS NETWORKS, CONTROL, FLOW, OPTIMIZATION, STOCHASTIC PROCESSES, TIMING DEVICES, TELECOMMUNICATIONS, STOCHASTIC CONTROL

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability
      Non-radio Communications

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE