5. Number of Run Occurrences

  1. N. Balakrishnan and
  2. Markos V. Koutras

Published Online: 14 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781118150467.ch5

Runs and Scans with Applications

Runs and Scans with Applications

How to Cite

Balakrishnan, N. and Koutras, M. V. (2001) Number of Run Occurrences, in Runs and Scans with Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118150467.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 OCT 2011
  2. Published Print: 12 NOV 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471248927

Online ISBN: 9781118150467



  • run occurrences;
  • binomial distributions of order;
  • distribution function;
  • approximations;
  • Markov-dependent trials


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • I.I.D. Trials—binomial Distributions of Order κ

  • Markov-Dependent Trials—markov-Binomial Distributions of Order κ

  • Conditional Distributions

  • Other Related Distributions