3. Some Discrete Distributions

  1. Liliana Blanco Castañeda1,
  2. Viswanathan Arunachalam2 and
  3. Selvamuthu Dharmaraja3

Published Online: 11 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118344972.ch3

Introduction to Probability and Stochastic Processes with Applications

Introduction to Probability and Stochastic Processes with Applications

How to Cite

Castañeda, L. B., Arunachalam, V. and Dharmaraja, S. (2012) Some Discrete Distributions, in Introduction to Probability and Stochastic Processes with Applications, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118344972.ch3

Author Information

  1. 1

    National University of Colombia, Bogotá, Colombia

  2. 2

    Universidad de los Andes, Bogotá, Colombia

  3. 3

    Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, New Delhi, India

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 11 JUN 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118294406

Online ISBN: 9781118344972

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Keywords:

  • discrete uniform;
  • binomial distribution;
  • Bernoulli distribution;
  • Poisson distributions;
  • negative binomial distributions

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Discrete Uniform, Binomial and Bernoulli Distributions

  • Hypergeometric and Poisson Distributions

  • Geometric and Negative Binomial Distributions