## Probability, Random Variables, and Stochastic ProcessesThe fourth edition of Probability, Random Variables and Stochastic Processes has been updated significantly from the previous edition, and it now includes co-author S. Unnikrishna Pillai of Polytechnic University. The book is intended for a senior/graduate level course in probability and is aimed at students in electrical engineering, math, and physics departments. The authors' approach is to develop the subject of probability theory and stochastic processes as a deductive discipline and to illustrate the theory with basic applications of engineering interest. Approximately 1/3 of the text is new material--this material maintains the style and spirit of previous editions. In order to bridge the gap between concepts and applications, a number of additional examples have been added for further clarity, as well as several new topics. |

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### Contents

The Meaning of Probability | 3 |

The Axioms of Probability | 15 |

Repeated Trials | 46 |

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### Other editions - View all

Probability, Random Variables and Stochastic Processes with Errata Sheet Athanasios Papoulis,S. Unnikrishna Pillai No preview available - 2001 |

Probability, random variables, and stochastic processes Athanasios Papoulis No preview available - 2002 |

Probability, Random Variables, and Stochastic Processes Athanasios Papoulis,S. Unnikrishna Pillai No preview available - 2002 |

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