Hi,

What is the difference between theGaussian functionand theGaussian distribution? Which one would represent the line profile of a spectral line?

(Thinking)

Thanks! (Hi)

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- May 19th 2009, 05:53 AMastrofysikernA Gaussian question
Hi,

What is the difference between the**Gaussian function**and the**Gaussian distribution**? Which one would represent the line profile of a spectral line?

(Thinking)

Thanks! (Hi) - May 19th 2009, 08:56 AMCaptainBlack