Google and the Page Rank Algorithm

  • Christiane Rousseau
  • Yvan Saint-Aubin
Part of the Springer Undergraduate Texts in Mathematics and Technology book series (SUMAT)


Markov Chain Search Engine Transition Matrix Stationary Regime Transition Matrice 
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    S.M. Ross.Stochastic Processes. Wiley & Sons, 2nd edition, 1996. (A more advanced book than that of Karlin and Taylor [1].)Google Scholar

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Département de mathématiques et de statistiqueUniversité de MontréalCanada

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