The Theory of Probability: Explorations and Applications (BOK)

Santosh S. Venkatesh

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From classical foundations to advanced modern theory, this self-contained and comprehensive guide to probability weaves together mathematical proofs, historical context and richly detailed illustrative applications. A theorem discovery approach is used throughout, setting each proof within its historical setting and is accompanied by a consistent emphasis on elementary methods of proof. Each topic is presented in a modular framework, combining fundamental concepts with worked examples, problems and digressions which, although mathematically rigorous, require no specialised or advanced mathematical background. Augmenting this core material are over 80 richly embellished practical applications of probability theory, drawn from a broad spectrum of areas both classical and modern, each tailor-made to illustrate the magnificent scope of the formal results. Providing a solid grounding in practical probability, without sacrificing mathematical rigour or historical richness, this insightful book is a fascinating reference and essential resource, for all engineers, computer scientists and mathematicians.


Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Innbundet
Utgitt 2012 Forfatter Santosh S. Venkatesh
ISBN 9781107024472
Antall sider 832 Dimensjoner 17,4cm x 24,7cm x 4,3cm
Vekt 1750 gram Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd
Emner og form Engineering: general, Probability & statistics, Stochastics