Extensions of the First BCL

  • Tapas Kumar Chandra
Part of the SpringerBriefs in Statistics book series (BRIEFSSTATIST, volume 2)


The first Borel–Cantelli lemma is simple and almost trivial. Yet, it is necessary to weaken its sufficient condition to tackle some problems of probability theory.


Black Ball Stochastic Process Probability Theory Graduate Student Statistical Theory 
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  • Tapas Kumar Chandra
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  1. 1. Applied Statistics DivisionIndian Statistical InstituteKolkataIndia

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