Combinatorics, probability & computing, ISSN 0963-5483, 1992

Journal

2015, 2nd edition., ISBN 9781118898901, xii, 310

Praise for the First Edition "If there is anything you want to know, or remind yourself, about probabilities, then look no further than this comprehensive, yet wittily written and enjoyable...

Mathematics | Probabilities | Probability & Statistics | General | Popular works | Miscellanea

Mathematics | Probabilities | Probability & Statistics | General | Popular works | Miscellanea

Book

2017, Second edition., ISBN 1470429624, xvi, 447 pages

Book

2011, ISBN 9780763784119, xi, 401

Book

Management science, ISSN 0025-1909, 02/2013, Volume 59, Issue 2, pp. 341 - 357

...
-divergences arise in a natural way as confidence sets if the uncertain parameters contain elements of a probability vector...

divergence | robust optimization | goodness-of-fit statistics | Mathematical problems | Investment risk | Robust optimization | Management science | Probability distributions | Finance | Adjoints | Expected utility | Probabilities | Estimators | φ-divergence | Goodness-of-fit statistics | Business & Economics | Operations Research & Management Science | Social Sciences | Management | Technology | Science & Technology | Robust statistics | Geometric probabilities | Mathematical optimization | Analysis | Combinatorial probabilities

divergence | robust optimization | goodness-of-fit statistics | Mathematical problems | Investment risk | Robust optimization | Management science | Probability distributions | Finance | Adjoints | Expected utility | Probabilities | Estimators | φ-divergence | Goodness-of-fit statistics | Business & Economics | Operations Research & Management Science | Social Sciences | Management | Technology | Science & Technology | Robust statistics | Geometric probabilities | Mathematical optimization | Analysis | Combinatorial probabilities

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Foundations of physics, ISSN 0015-9018, 7/2015, Volume 45, Issue 7, pp. 711 - 725

..., the “quantum probabilities” have to be interpreted as conditional probabilities, where conditioning is with respect to fixed experimental settings...

CHSH inequality | Philosophy of Science | Quantum Physics | Randomness of experimental settings | No signaling | Statistical Physics, Dynamical Systems and Complexity | Physics | Kolmogorov probability model | History and Philosophical Foundations of Physics | Bell inequality | Conditional probabilities | Mechanics | Classical and quantum probability | Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory | Physics, Multidisciplinary | Physical Sciences | Science & Technology | Geometric probabilities | Research | Bell's theorem | Quantum theory | Probabilities | Combinatorial probabilities

CHSH inequality | Philosophy of Science | Quantum Physics | Randomness of experimental settings | No signaling | Statistical Physics, Dynamical Systems and Complexity | Physics | Kolmogorov probability model | History and Philosophical Foundations of Physics | Bell inequality | Conditional probabilities | Mechanics | Classical and quantum probability | Classical and Quantum Gravitation, Relativity Theory | Physics, Multidisciplinary | Physical Sciences | Science & Technology | Geometric probabilities | Research | Bell's theorem | Quantum theory | Probabilities | Combinatorial probabilities

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Management science, ISSN 0025-1909, 4/2012, Volume 58, Issue 4, pp. 831 - 842

Probability and time are integral dimensions of virtually any decision. To treat them together, we consider the prospect of receiving outcome
x
with a probability
p
at time...

psychological distance | time preferences | subendurance | magnitude effect | risk preferences | probability discount rate | Risk aversion | Discounting | Economic models | Management science | Financial risk | Risk premiums | Risk preferences | Weighting functions | Distance functions | Term weighting | Subendurance | Psychological distance | Magnitude effect | Probability discount rate | Time preferences | Business & Economics | Operations Research & Management Science | Social Sciences | Management | Technology | Science & Technology | Functional equations | Geometric probabilities | Functions | Research | Probabilities | Combinatorial probabilities

psychological distance | time preferences | subendurance | magnitude effect | risk preferences | probability discount rate | Risk aversion | Discounting | Economic models | Management science | Financial risk | Risk premiums | Risk preferences | Weighting functions | Distance functions | Term weighting | Subendurance | Psychological distance | Magnitude effect | Probability discount rate | Time preferences | Business & Economics | Operations Research & Management Science | Social Sciences | Management | Technology | Science & Technology | Functional equations | Geometric probabilities | Functions | Research | Probabilities | Combinatorial probabilities

Journal Article

2016, Graduate studies in mathematics, ISBN 9780821848418, Volume 172, xi, 461

Random matrices (probabilistic aspects; for algebraic aspects see 15B52) | Equations of mathematical physics and other areas of application | Partial differential equations | Approximations and expansions | Probability theory and stochastic processes | Special matrices | Operator theory | Probability theory on algebraic and topological structures | Riemann-Hilbert problems | Exact enumeration problems, generating functions | Convex and discrete geometry | Special classes of linear operators | Combinatorics | Asymptotic approximations, asymptotic expansions (steepest descent, etc.) | Time-dependent statistical mechanics (dynamic and nonequilibrium) | Enumerative combinatorics | Exactly solvable dynamic models | Linear and multilinear algebra; matrix theory | Special processes | Statistical mechanics, structure of matter | Toeplitz operators, Hankel operators, Wiener-Hopf operators | Tilings in $2$ dimensions | Interacting random processes; statistical mechanics type models; percolation theory | Discrete geometry | Random matrices | Combinatorial analysis

Book

2009, 1. Aufl., ISBN 3211753559, 471

Trees are a fundamental object in graph theory and combinatorics as well as a basic object for data structures and algorithms in computer science. During the...

Trees (Graph theory) | Stochastic processes | Algebra | Algorithms | Data Structures | Probability Theory and Stochastic Processes | Mathematics | Combinatorics | Mathematics and Statistics | Discrete Mathematics

Trees (Graph theory) | Stochastic processes | Algebra | Algorithms | Data Structures | Probability Theory and Stochastic Processes | Mathematics | Combinatorics | Mathematics and Statistics | Discrete Mathematics

eBook

2013, 1. Aufl., ISBN 1461448689, Volume 9781461448693, 614

This book covers the method of metric distances and its application in probability theory and other fields...

Measurement | Distances | Statistics | Probabilities | Approximations and Expansions | Probability Theory and Stochastic Processes | Statistical Theory and Methods | Mathematics | Mathematics and Statistics | Metric spaces

Measurement | Distances | Statistics | Probabilities | Approximations and Expansions | Probability Theory and Stochastic Processes | Statistical Theory and Methods | Mathematics | Mathematics and Statistics | Metric spaces

eBook

PloS one, ISSN 1932-6203, 04/2019, Volume 14, Issue 4, pp. e0213522 - e0213522

People interpret verbal expressions of probabilities (e.g. 'very likely') in different ways, yet words are commonly preferred to numbers when communicating uncertainty...

Science & Technology - Other Topics | Multidisciplinary Sciences | Science & Technology | Verbal Behavior - physiology | Uncertainty | Humans | Adult | Female | Male | Decision Making - physiology | Confusion | Judgment - physiology | Decision-making | Analysis | Geometric probabilities | Translating and interpreting | Probabilities | Communication | Combinatorial probabilities | Climate change | Statistical analysis | Intelligence services | Intelligence | Decision making | Psychology | Probability | Intelligence gathering | Translations | Guidelines | Index Medicus

Science & Technology - Other Topics | Multidisciplinary Sciences | Science & Technology | Verbal Behavior - physiology | Uncertainty | Humans | Adult | Female | Male | Decision Making - physiology | Confusion | Judgment - physiology | Decision-making | Analysis | Geometric probabilities | Translating and interpreting | Probabilities | Communication | Combinatorial probabilities | Climate change | Statistical analysis | Intelligence services | Intelligence | Decision making | Psychology | Probability | Intelligence gathering | Translations | Guidelines | Index Medicus

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Philosophy of science, ISSN 0031-8248, 12/2017, Volume 84, Issue 5, pp. 866 - 878

...; he also claimed success. Some commentators argue that Newton ultimately gave up claims of certainty in favor of a high degree of probability...

Arts & Humanities | History & Philosophy Of Science | Criticism and interpretation | Analysis | Certainty | Geometric probabilities | Physicists | Probabilities | Combinatorial probabilities | Newton, Isaac (English physicist)

Arts & Humanities | History & Philosophy Of Science | Criticism and interpretation | Analysis | Certainty | Geometric probabilities | Physicists | Probabilities | Combinatorial probabilities | Newton, Isaac (English physicist)

Journal Article

Management science, ISSN 0025-1909, 5/2018, Volume 64, Issue 5, pp. 2407 - 2426

Many probability forecasts are revised as new information becomes available, generating a time series of forecasts for a single event...

time series | probability forecasts | inference | decision analysis | scoring rules | Probability forecasts | Inference | Decision analysis | Scoring rules | Time series | Business & Economics | Operations Research & Management Science | Social Sciences | Management | Technology | Science & Technology | Usage | Geometric probabilities | Time-series analysis | Forecasting | Probabilities | Methods | Combinatorial probabilities | Decision-making | Analysis | Forecasts and trends

time series | probability forecasts | inference | decision analysis | scoring rules | Probability forecasts | Inference | Decision analysis | Scoring rules | Time series | Business & Economics | Operations Research & Management Science | Social Sciences | Management | Technology | Science & Technology | Usage | Geometric probabilities | Time-series analysis | Forecasting | Probabilities | Methods | Combinatorial probabilities | Decision-making | Analysis | Forecasts and trends

Journal Article

Forensic Science International, ISSN 0379-0738, 2016, Volume 270, pp. e20 - e25

.... • The critique is fundamentally flawed due to the mishandling of probabilities. • LaMotte and Wells overlooked the positive contribution of the succession model.

Pathology | Forensic modeling | Bayes product of odds method | Probability combination | Life Sciences & Biomedicine | Medicine, Legal | Legal Medicine | Science & Technology | Usage | Degree days | Forensic entomology | Postmortem changes | Geometric probabilities | Research | Methods | Probabilities | Combinatorial probabilities | Wells, Jeffrey | LaMotte, Lynn | Probability | Witnesses

Pathology | Forensic modeling | Bayes product of odds method | Probability combination | Life Sciences & Biomedicine | Medicine, Legal | Legal Medicine | Science & Technology | Usage | Degree days | Forensic entomology | Postmortem changes | Geometric probabilities | Research | Methods | Probabilities | Combinatorial probabilities | Wells, Jeffrey | LaMotte, Lynn | Probability | Witnesses

Journal Article

2019, ISBN 3030323226, 303

This textbook explores probability and stochastic processes at a level that does not require any prior knowledge except basic calculus...

Quality Control, Reliability, Safety and Risk | Mathematics | Markov model | Engineering Mathematics | Combinatorics | Mathematics and Statistics

Quality Control, Reliability, Safety and Risk | Mathematics | Markov model | Engineering Mathematics | Combinatorics | Mathematics and Statistics

eBook

European journal of operational research, ISSN 0377-2217, 02/2016, Volume 249, Issue 1, pp. 298 - 311

•We provide a methodology to accurately evaluate firm default probability.•Multivariate contingent claim model on balance sheet data for firm asset value...

Multivariate contingent claim | Vines | Default probability | Markov chain Monte Carlo | Pair copula | Business & Economics | Operations Research & Management Science | Social Sciences | Management | Technology | Science & Technology | Bayesian statistical decision theory | Analysis | Mixture models | Geometric probabilities | Models | Probabilities | Combinatorial probabilities | Markov processes | Monte Carlo method | Distribution (Probability theory)

Multivariate contingent claim | Vines | Default probability | Markov chain Monte Carlo | Pair copula | Business & Economics | Operations Research & Management Science | Social Sciences | Management | Technology | Science & Technology | Bayesian statistical decision theory | Analysis | Mixture models | Geometric probabilities | Models | Probabilities | Combinatorial probabilities | Markov processes | Monte Carlo method | Distribution (Probability theory)

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