CharacteristicFunction

CharacteristicFunction[dist,t]

gives the characteristic function for the distribution dist as a function of the variable t.

CharacteristicFunction[dist,{t1,t2,}]

gives the characteristic function for the multivariate distribution dist as a function of the variables t1, t2, .

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Basic Examples  (4)

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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Scope  (8)

Applications  (7)

Properties & Relations  (5)

Possible Issues  (1)

Neat Examples  (1)

Introduced in 2007
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Updated in 2010
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