Probability, Statistics, and Mathematics: Papers in Honor of Samuel Karlin

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Theodore Wilbur Anderson, Krishna B. Athreya, Donald L. Iglehart
Academic Press, 1989 - Computers - 371 pages

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Contents

A Dynamic Proof of the FrobeniusPerron Theorem
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Selbergs Second Beta Integral and an Integral
27
Exponentiality of the Local Time at Hitting Times
41
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Theodore Wilbur Anderson was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota on June 5, 1918. He received a bachelor's degree in mathematics from Northwestern University and a master's degree and a Ph.D. in mathematics from Princeton University. During World War II, he did war research work on long-range weather forecasting, gunfire strategies for battleships, and explosives testing at Princeton University. He was a statistician who helped pave the way for modern econometrics and data analysis. He wrote several books including An Introduction to Multivariate Statistical Analysis and The Statistical Analysis of Time Series. He died from heart failure on September 17, 2016 at the age of 98.

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