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Markov Chains


  1. Daniela Nitcheva

Published Online: 15 SEP 2006

DOI: 10.1002/9780470057339.vam002

Encyclopedia of Environmetrics

Encyclopedia of Environmetrics

How to Cite

Nitcheva, D. 2006. Markov Chains. Encyclopedia of Environmetrics. 3.

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  1. University of South Carolina, SC, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 SEP 2006


Markov chains are sequences of random variables, usually denoted by {Xn, n = 0, 1, 2, …} with a special dependency structure.