IJPAM: Volume 86, No. 1 (2013)
THE POISSON-BINOMIAL RELATIVE ERROR
Department of Mathematics
Faculty of Science
Chonburi, 20131, THAILAND
Abstract. The Stein-Chen method is used to determine new non-uniform bounds on two forms of the relative error between the binomial and Poisson cumulative distribution functions. The bounds obtained in this study are sharper than those reported in Teerapabolarn .
Received: February 26, 2013
AMS Subject Classification: 62E17, 60F05
Key Words and Phrases: cumulative distribution function, Poisson approximation, relative error, Stein-Chen method
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DOI: 10.12732/ijpam.v86i1.4 How to cite this paper?
Source: International Journal of Pure and Applied Mathematics
ISSN printed version: 1311-8080
ISSN on-line version: 1314-3395