• Vladas Pipiras
  • Murad S. Taqqu
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Symmetric stable random variables and stochastic processes are reviewed in the chapter, including their definitions and basic properties. Integral representations of symmetric stable random processes are also discussed, laying foundations for the developments in the ensuing chapters.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Vladas Pipiras
    • 1
  • Murad S. Taqqu
    • 2
  1. 1.Statistics and Operations ResearchUniversity of North Carolina at Chapel HillChapel HillUSA
  2. 2.Department of Mathematics and StatisticsBoston UniversityBostonUSA

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