Journal of Applied Probability

Applied probability before 1964, and after 2014

J. F. C. Kingman

Abstract

This paper is an edited version of a talk given in Sheffield as part of the celebration of fifty years of the Applied Probability Trust and its journals. I sought to sketch the background to the Trust's formation in the development of different applications of probability during the previous century, and to draw lessons for the future of the discipline and therefore of its journals.

Article information

Source
J. Appl. Probab., Volume 51A (2014), 5-9.

Dates
First available in Project Euclid: 2 December 2014

Permanent link to this document
https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.jap/1417528462

Digital Object Identifier
doi:10.1239/jap/1417528462

Mathematical Reviews number (MathSciNet)
MR3317345

Zentralblatt MATH identifier
1314.60011

Subjects
Primary: 60-01: Instructional exposition (textbooks, tutorial papers, etc.)
Secondary: 01A60: 20th century 01A67: Future prospectives

Keywords
Applied probability history of probability future directions

Citation

Kingman, J. F. C. Applied probability before 1964, and after 2014. J. Appl. Probab. 51A (2014), 5--9. doi:10.1239/jap/1417528462. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.jap/1417528462


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