A Philosophical Essay on Probabilities
by Pierre Simon Laplace
Publisher: Chapman & Hall 1902
Number of pages: 234
This classic introduces the concepts and uses of probability theory. It demonstrates, without the use of higher mathematics, the application of probability to games of chance, physics, reliability of witnesses, astronomy, insurance, democratic government, and many other areas. It also shows how scientists can express complex ideas in simple terms.
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by Patrick Roger - BookBoon
The book is intended to be a technical support for students in finance. Topics: Probability spaces and random variables; Moments of a random variable; Usual probability distributions in financial models; Conditional expectations and Limit theorems.
by Peter G. Doyle, J. Laurie Snell - Dartmouth College
In this work we will look at the interplay of physics and mathematics in terms of an example where the mathematics involved is at the college level. The example is the relation between elementary electric network theory and random walks.
by Douglas Kennedy - Trinity College
This material was made available for the course Probability of the Mathematical Tripos. Contents: Basic Concepts; Axiomatic Probability; Discrete Random Variables; Continuous Random Variables; Inequalities, Limit Theorems and Geometric Probability.
by Alexei Borodin, Vadim Gorin - arXiv
Topics include integrable models of random growth, determinantal point processes, Schur processes and Markov dynamics on them, Macdonald processes and their application to asymptotics of directed polymers in random media.