Poisson Distribution

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Poisson Distribution

In statistics, a distribution representing the probability of a random event that occurs at regular intervals on average. Each event occurs independently of every other one.
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These binary data are processed with Poisson statistics to obtain absolute quantification (21).
Appendices address Poisson statistics, parametric amplification, the density of states, low-dimensional semiconductor structures, nuclear magnetic resonance, and Bose-Einstein condensation.
The data show deviations from the expected sine behavior, which cannot be accounted for by Poisson statistics, see Fig.