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Branching Processes

by K. B. Athreya

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Published by Dover Publications .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mathematics,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Probability & Statistics - General,
  • Mathematics / General,
  • General,
  • Branching processes

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7639321M
    ISBN 100486434745
    ISBN 109780486434742

    In this paper, growth of branching processes in random environment is considered. In particular it is shown that this process either "explodes" at an exponential rate or else becomes extinct w.p Branching Processes by Patsy Haccou, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

    A unified treatment of the limit theory of branching processes, this volume focuses on basics and is appropriate for graduate and advanced undergraduate students. The authors cover basic Galton-Watson process, potential theory, one dimensional continuous time Markov branching processes, age-dependent processes, multi-type branching processes, and special processes. Book. Branching Processes in Biology It is shown that M+ andM- converge to branching or deterministic processes, depending on the way population size tends to .

    This book introduces biological examples of Branching Processes from molecular and cellular biology as well as from the fields of human evolution and medicine and discusses them in the context of the relevant mathematics. It provides a useful introduction to how the modeling can be done and for what types of problems branching processes can be. Branching processes are stochastic processes which represent the reproduction of particles, such as individuals within a population, and thereby model demographic stochasticity. In branching processes in random environment (BPREs), additional environmental stochasticity is incorporated, meaning that the conditions of reproduction may vary in a random fashion from .


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The purpose of this book is to give a unified treatment of the limit theory of branching processes. Since the publication of the important book of T E. Harris (Theory of Branching Processes, Springer, ) the subject has developed and Branching Processes book significantly.

Many of. This book provides a theoretical background of branching processes and discusses their biological applications. Branching processes are a well-developed and powerful set of tools in the field of applied probability.

The range of applications considered includes molecular biology, cellular biology, human evolution and medicine. Branching Processes in Biology (Interdisciplinary Applied Mathematics Book 19) - Kindle edition by Marek Kimmel, David E. Axelrod. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets.

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Branching processes are a class of stochastic processes that model the growth of populations. They are widely used in biology and epidemiology to study the spread of infectious diseases and epidemics.

Applications include nuclear chain reactions and the spread of computer software viruses. This chapter discusses the branching processes in detail.

About this book The purpose of this book is to provide a comprehensive discussion of the available results for discrete time branching processes with random control functions.

The independence of individuals’ reproduction is a fundamental assumption in the classical branching processes. Sheldon M. Ross, in Introduction to Probability Models (Tenth Edition), Branching Processes.

In this section we consider a class of Markov chains, known as branching processes,which have a wide variety of applications in the biological, sociological, and engineering sciences. Consider a population consisting of individuals able to produce.

Chapter 6: Branching Processes: TheTheory of Reproduction Aphids DNA Viruses Royalty Although the early development of Probability Theory was motivated by prob-lems in gambling, probabilists soon realised that, if they were to continue as a breed, they must also study reproduction.

Reproduction is a complicated business, but considerable in-File Size: KB. The purpose of this book is to give a unified treatment of the limit theory of branching processes.

Since the publication of the important book of T E. Harris (Theory of Branching Processes, Springer, ) the subject has developed and matured significantly. Jagers () wrote a book on branching processes with biological applications in mind.

On a more abstract level, the book by Asmussen and Hering () came out in Seneta and Heyde () wrote a scholarly book in the 70s on the early history of branching processes. The subject of branching processes has had obvious implications for.

Historical Background. In this section we apply the theory of generating functions to the study of an important chance process called a. Until recently it was thought that the theory of branching processes originated with the following problem posed by Francis Galton in the in 1 Problem A large nation, of whom we will only concern ourselves with the adult.

The Theory of Branching Processes Theodore E. HARRIS Originally evolved in the 19th century from an attempt by Galton and Watson (earlier work of Bienaymé has been found recently) to show how probability related to the extinction of family names, the theory of branching processes has become widely used as a theoretical basis for the study of.

Branching processes form one of the classical fields of applied probability and are still an active area of research. The field has by now grown so large and diverse that a complete and unified treat­ ment is hardly possible anymore, let alone in one volume.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Athreya, Krishna B., Branching processes. Berlin, New York, Springer-Verlag, (OCoLC) Introduction to Stochastic Processes - Lecture Notes (with 33 illustrations) Gordan Žitković Department of Mathematics The University of Texas at Austin.

Originally evolved in the 19th century from an attempt by Galton and Watson (earlier work of Bienaymé has been found recently) to show how probability related to the extinction of family names, the theory of branching processes has become widely used as a theoretical basis for the study of populations of such objects as genes, neutrons, or cosmic rays.5/5(1).

Table of Contents. Part I Coalescent Branching Processes: Coalescence in Branching Processes.- A Multi-type Λ-coalescent.- Part II Branching Random Walks: On the Number of Positive Eigenvalues of the Evolutionary Operator of Branching Random Walk.- Branching Structures Within Random Walks and Their Applications.- Part III opulation Growth Pages: Title: The Theory of Branching Process Author: Theodore Edward Harris Subject: A review of the Galton and Watson mathematical model that applies probability theory to the effects of chance on the development of populations.

Book Description Paperback. Condition: New. Paperback. A unified treatment of the limit theory of branching processes, this volume focuses on basics and is appropriate for graduate and advanced undergraduate Range: $ - $. The Theory of Branching Processes Volume of Die Grundlehren der Mathematischen Wissenschaften in Einzeldarstellungen Volume of Die Grundlehren der mathematischen Wissenschaften, ISSN Volume of Grundlehren der mathematischen Wissenschaften in Einzeldarstellungen mit besonderer Berücksichtigung der .Branching Processes and Their Applications.

by. Lecture Notes in Statistics (Book ) Share your thoughts Complete your review. Tell readers what you thought by rating and reviewing this book. Rate it * You Rated it *Brand: Springer International Publishing.Branching processes play an increasingly important role in models of genetics, molecular biology, microbiology, ecology and evolutionary theory.

This book presents this body of mathematical ideas for a biological audience, but should also be enjoyable to : Patsy Haccou, Peter Jagers, Vladimir A. Vatutin.