The European Physical Journal Special Topics

, Volume 186, Issue 1, pp 123–165 | Cite as

Marked point processes for statistical and morphological analysis of astronomical data

  • R.S. StoicaEmail author


This chapter presents fundamental notions concerning stochastic modelling, simulation and statistical inference based on marked point processes. The application aimed by this presentation is pattern detection in spatial astronomical data.


Markov Chain Monte Carlo Point Process European Physical Journal Special Topic Marked Point Acceptance Probability 
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  1. 1.Université Lille 1, Laboratoire Paul PainlevéVilleneuve d’Ascq CedexFrance

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