O'Reilly logo

Probability and Stochastic Processes: A Friendly Introduction for Electrical and Computer Engineers, 3rd Edition by David J. Goodman, Roy D. Yates

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Appendix A

Families of Random Variables

A.1   Discrete Random Variables

imagesBernoulli (p)images

For 0 ≤ p ≤ 1,

images

imagesBinomial (n, p)images

For a positive integer n and 0 ≤ p ≤ 1,

images

imagesDiscrete Uniform (k, l)images

For integers k and l such that k < l,

images

imagesGeometric (p)images

For 0 < p ≤ 1,

images

Multinomial

For integer n > 0, pi ≥ 0 for i = 1, ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required