Markov, Andrei

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Markov,

(Markoff), Andrei, Russian mathematician, 1865-1922.
Markov chain - number of steps or events in sequence.
Markov chaining - a theory used in psychiatry.
Markov process - a process such that the conditional probability distribution for the state at any future instant, given the present state, is unaffected by any additional knowledge of the past history of the system.
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Andrei Markov has made little impression at Vityaz Chekhov
Alex Kovalev and Andrei Markov each had a goal and an assist in the Montreal Canadiens' 5-2 road win over the Tampa Bay Lightning.
He carried on an ofte n personal battle with Andrei Markov (1856-1922), the principle critic of Kovalevskaia's work.
Eric Belanger scored with 7:40 left in the game, after Mikko Eloranta intercepted a clearing pass from Andrei Markov and fed a centering pass to Belanger, who beat Garon with a one-time wrist shot.
Subban, Montreal, 571,274; Kris Letang, Pittsburgh, 415,341; Zdeno Chara, Boston, 386,955; Andrei Markov, Montreal, 309,228; Shea Weber, Nashville, 276,468; Mark Giordano, Calgary, 261,935; Erik Karlsson, Ottawa, 239,090; Drew Doughty, Los Angeles, 220,120.
Andrei Markov, 1856-1922, Russian mathematician, studied properties of random variables called Markov Chains which later informed "Hidden Markov Models.
Eric Belanger scored with 7:40 left in the game, after Mikko Eloranta stole a pass from Andrei Markov and fed a centering pass to Belanger, who beat goalie Mathieu Garon with a one- time wrist shot.