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  • Volume 5, Number 5 (1999), 797-831.

Point stationarity in d dimensions and Palm theory

Hermann Thorisson

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The paper extends to d > 1 dimensions the concept of point-stationarity, which formalizes the intuitive idea of a point process for which the behaviour relative to a given point of the process is independent of the point selected as origin. After defining point-stationarity, this concept is characterized in several ways and the characterizations then used to extend to d dimensions a particular approach to Palm theory, producing two dualities between stationary and point-stationary processes with quite different interpretations. The dualities coincide in the ergodic case.

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Bernoulli, Volume 5, Number 5 (1999), 797-831.

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coupling Palm theory point process random field stationarity stochastic geometry


Thorisson, Hermann. Point stationarity in d dimensions and Palm theory. Bernoulli 5 (1999), no. 5, 797--831.

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