The Normal Distribution

Nice article by wolframalpha: interesting information about the curve we often call the Normal Distribution [article]:

Wolfframalpha can be used to make simple or very complex maths calculations:

This is quite an interesting bunch of articles on statistics:

A more general use of this curve is labeled as the Gaussian function:

The Guassian function is used for:

  • signal processors (Gaussian filters)
  • image processing (Gaussian blur)
  • in maths they are used to solve heat equations and DE equations and define the Weierstrass transform.
  • natural sciences
  • social sciences
  • molecular orbitals
  • in scale space for computer vision and image processing
  • to define some artifical neural networks
  • fluorescence microscopy
  • geostatistics

Shortened link to article: The Normal Distribution. Includes information about the Gaussian Function [article]:

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