Sheldon M. Ross
Academic Press; 12th edition
Introduction to Probability Models; 12th Edition; (PDF) is the latest version of Sheldon Ross’s classic bestseller. This trusted book introduces the student to elementary probability modelling and stochastic processes and shows how probability theory can be applied in fields such as computer science; engineering; the physical and social sciences; management science; and operations research. The hallmark features of this ebook have been retained in this latest 12th edition; including a superior writing style and excellent examples and exercises covering the wide breadth of coverage of probability topics. In addition; many real-world applications in science; business; engineering; and economics are included.
Winner of a Textbook Excellence Award (Texty) 2020 from the Textbook and Academic Authors Association
- Retains the valuable organization and trusted coverage that students and professors have relied on since 1972
- Offers updated examples and exercises throughout; along with required material for Exam 3 of the Society of Actuaries
- Includes new coverage on coupling methods; queueing theory; renewal theory; and a new derivation of a Poisson process
“Leading market textbook for advanced undergraduates in Introduction to Probability courses taught at all major universities and colleges throughout the world”