Weighted sums of orthogonal polynomials related to birth-death processes with killing

Erik A. van Doorn

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    We consider sequences of orthogonal polynomials arising in the analysis of birth-death processes with killing. Motivated by problems in this stochastic setting we discuss criteria for convergence of certain weighted sums of the polynomials.
    Original languageUndefined
    Place of PublicationEnschede
    PublisherUniversity of Twente, Department of Applied Mathematics
    Number of pages14
    Publication statusPublished - Dec 2012

    Publication series

    NameMemorandum / Department of Applied Mathematics
    PublisherUniversity of Twente, Department of Computer Science
    ISSN (Print)1874-4850
    ISSN (Electronic)1874-4850


    • Quasi-stationary distribution
    • MSC-60J80
    • Birth-death process with killing
    • IR-84374
    • METIS-296432
    • EWI-22638
    • Orthogonal polynomials
    • MSC-42C05

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