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Descriptor in English: Markov Chains
Descriptor in Spanish: Cadenas de Markov
Descriptor in Portuguese: Cadeias de Markov
Descriptor in French: Chaines de Markov
Entry term(s): Chain, Markov
Chains, Markov
Markov Chain
Markov Process
Markov Processes
Process, Markov
Processes, Markov
Tree number(s): E05.318.740.600.500
E05.318.740.996.500
G17.830.500
N05.715.360.750.625.500
N05.715.360.750.770.500
N06.850.520.830.600.500
N06.850.520.830.996.500
Scope note: A stochastic process such that the conditional probability distribution for a state at any future instant, given the present state, is unaffected by any additional knowledge of the past history of the system.
Online Note: search PROBABILITY 1968-74
History Note: 91(75); was see under PROBABILITY 1975-90
DeCS UI: 28629
Descriptor UI: D008390
Date Established: 1991/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2008/07/08
Markov Chains - Preferred
Concept UI M0013045
Scope note A stochastic process such that the conditional probability distribution for a state at any future instant, given the present state, is unaffected by any additional knowledge of the past history of the system.
Preferred term Markov Chains
Entry term(s) Chain, Markov
Chains, Markov
Markov Chain
Markov Process
Markov Processes
Process, Markov
Processes, Markov



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