Central limit theorem for hitting times of functionals of Markov jump processes
ESAIM: Probability and Statistics, Tome 8 (2004) , pp. 66-75.

A sample of i.i.d. continuous time Markov chains being defined, the sum over each component of a real function of the state is considered. For this functional, a central limit theorem for the first hitting time of a prescribed level is proved. The result extends the classical central limit theorem for order statistics. Various reliability models are presented as examples of applications.

DOI : https://doi.org/10.1051/ps:2004002
Classification : 60F05,  60J25,  60K10
Mots clés : central limit theorem, hitting time, reliability, failure time
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Paroissin, Christian; Ycart, Bernard. Central limit theorem for hitting times of functionals of Markov jump processes. ESAIM: Probability and Statistics, Tome 8 (2004) , pp. 66-75. doi : 10.1051/ps:2004002. http://www.numdam.org/articles/10.1051/ps:2004002/

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