If and are independent exponential random variables with parameters and , find the distribution of
Hints?
As in the reference reported by Mr Fantastic if X and Y are independent random variables with p.d.f. and , then the random variable has p.d.f...
(1)
If X and Y are exponential random variables then...
(2)
(3)
... where u(*) is the Haeviside Step Function and (1) becomes after some steps...
(4)
Surprisingly simple!...
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