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Markov Chains

"Markov Chains" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A stochastic process such that the conditional probability distribution for a state at any future instant, given the present state, is unaffected by any additional knowledge of the past history of the system.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Markov Chains" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Markov Chains" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 648 publications over 30 distinct years, with a maximum of 44 publications in 2013
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