On the length of the longest head run

Novak, Serguei (2017) On the length of the longest head run. Statistics & Probability Letters, 30 . pp. 111-114. ISSN 0167-7152

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We evaluate the accuracy of approximation to the distribution of the length of the longest head run in a Markov chain with a discrete state space. An estimate of the accuracy of approximation in terms of the total variation distance is established for the first time.

Item Type: Article
Research Areas: A. > School of Science and Technology > Design Engineering and Mathematics
Item ID: 22123
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Depositing User: Serguei Novak
Date Deposited: 22 Jun 2017 08:36
Last Modified: 04 Apr 2019 06:40
URI: https://eprints.mdx.ac.uk/id/eprint/22123

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