Discrete Mathematics & Theoretical Computer Science, Vol 8 (2006)

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DMTCS vol 8 no 1 (2006), pp. 215-234


Volume 8

n° 1 (2006), pp. 215-234

author:A Knopfmacher and H Prodinger
title:The first descent in samples of geometric random variables and permutations
keywords:geometric random variables, permutations, descents
abstract:For words of length
, generated by independent geometric random variables, we study the average initial and end heights of the first descent in the word. In addition we compute the average initial and end height of the first descent for a random permutation of
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reference: A Knopfmacher and H Prodinger (2006), The first descent in samples of geometric random variables and permutations, Discrete Mathematics and Theoretical Computer Science 8, pp. 215-234
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