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August, 1984 Exponential Approximations for Two Classes of Aging Distributions
Mark Brown, Guangping Ge
Ann. Probab. 12(3): 869-875 (August, 1984). DOI: 10.1214/aop/1176993235


Inequalities are derived for the quality of exponential approximations to NBUE (new better than used) and NWUE (new worse than used) distributions.


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Mark Brown. Guangping Ge. "Exponential Approximations for Two Classes of Aging Distributions." Ann. Probab. 12 (3) 869 - 875, August, 1984.


Published: August, 1984
First available in Project Euclid: 19 April 2007

zbMATH: 0546.60021
MathSciNet: MR744241
Digital Object Identifier: 10.1214/aop/1176993235

Primary: 60E15
Secondary: 60K10

Keywords: Exponential approximations , geometric sums , Inequalities‎ , NBUE and NWUE distributions , renewal theory

Rights: Copyright © 1984 Institute of Mathematical Statistics

Vol.12 • No. 3 • August, 1984
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