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Calculation of state probabilities for a stochastic Lanchester combat model

L. Billard

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Published
**1979**
by Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, CA
.

Written in English

- Stochastic processes,
- Mathematical models,
- Combat,
- Probabilities,
- Games of strategy (Mathematics)

Lanchester (1914) presented his original combat model between two forces in a deterministic framework. Here, it is shown how the underlying state probabilities of a stochastic analogue of Lanchester"s model can be calculated. (Author)

**Edition Notes**

Statement | by L. Billard |

Contributions | Naval Postgraduate School (U.S.) |

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | 30 p. ; |

Number of Pages | 30 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL25516123M |

OCLC/WorldCa | 83749261 |

Stochastic Modeling and Statistical Analysis. by. Ling Wu. A dissertation submitted in partial fulfillment. of the requirements for the degree of. Doctor of Philosophy. Department of Mathematics and Statistics. College of Arts and Sciences. University of South Florida. Major Professor: Gangaram S. Ladde, Ph.D. Kandethody M. Ramachandran. INTRODUCTION TO ECONOMETRICS BRUCE E. HANSEN © University of Wisconsin Department of Economics May Comments Welcome 1This manuscript may be printed and reproduced for individual or instructional use, but may not be printed for commercial purposes.

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