International Journal of Mathematics and Mathematical Sciences
Volume 2007 (2007), Article ID 57956, 7 pages
Research Article

Product Bessel Distributions of the First and Second Kinds

Saralees Nadarajah

School of Mathematics, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK

Received 15 August 2005; Accepted 11 February 2007

Academic Editor: Andrew Rosalsky

Copyright © 2007 Saralees Nadarajah. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


A new Bessel function distribution is introduced by taking the product of a Bessel function pdf of the first kind and a Bessel function pdf of the second kind. Various particular cases and expressions for moments are derived.