CharacteristicFunction

CharacteristicFunction[dist,t]
gives the characteristic function for the symbolic distribution dist as a function of the variable t.

CharacteristicFunction[dist,{t1,t2,}]
gives the characteristic function for the multivariate symbolic distribution dist as a function of the variables , , .

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Characteristic function (cf) for the normal distribution:

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Characteristic function for the binomial distribution:

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Characteristic function for the bivariate normal distribution:

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Characteristic function for the multinomial distribution:

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Introduced in 2007
(6.0)
| Updated in 2010
(8.0)