Stochastic Models Including PH Distributions and MAPs

  • Peter Buchholz
  • Jan Kriege
  • Iryna Felko
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Mathematics book series (BRIEFSMATH)


PHDs and MAPs are used to define inter-event times at various levels and in different model types. Originally, phase-type representations of inter-event times are used in models that are mapped on Markov processes and are solved numerically. However, this is only one application area.


Failure Time Arrival Process Service Process Repair Time Discrete Event System 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Peter Buchholz
    • 1
  • Jan Kriege
    • 1
  • Iryna Felko
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Computer ScienceTechnical University of DortmundDortmundGermany

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