Other Important Random Variables

  • Gordana Jovanovic Dolecek


A lognormal variable X is obtained through the exponential transformation of a normal random variable Y that has a mean value of m Y and a variance of \( \sigma_Y^2 \),
$$ X = {{\hbox{e}}^Y}, $$


Normal Random Variable Probability Mass Function Gamma Variable Exponential Random Variable Poisson Random Variable 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gordana Jovanovic Dolecek
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  1. 1.Department of ElectronicsInstituto Nacional de Astrofisica Optica y Electronica (INAOE)TonantzintlaMexico

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