* Winner of the 1994 ORSA/TIMS Award for the best research publication in Applied Probability.

This book ... is a most informative and readable text on one of the key themes in probability... Both researchers and users of Markov chain theory will find this scholarly written book indispensible. A definite must on one's bookshelf, and an ideal text for use in a post-graduate course on the subject.

-ISI Short Book Reviews, August 1994.

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Second edition published April 2009, and now available on-line for $55.00.

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Control Techniques for Complex NetworksBased on Meyn & Tweedie, with applications to simulation, optimization, ODE methods, as well as network control and performance evaluation |