Some articles on terminating markov chain, markov chain:
... A terminating Markov chain is a Markov chain where all states are transient, except one which is absorbing ... the transition probability matrix of a terminating Markov chain with transient states is where is a matrix and ... the first passage time to the absorbing state of a terminating Markov chain with finitely many states ...
Famous quotes containing the words chain and/or terminating:
“From Natures chain whatever link you strike,
Tenth or ten thousandth, breaks the chain alike.”
—Alexander Pope (16881744)
“For, rightly, every man is a channel through which heaven floweth, and, whilst I fancied I was criticising him, I was censuring or rather terminating my own soul.”
—Ralph Waldo Emerson (18031882)