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Exponential Distribution

Fit, evaluate, and generate random samples from exponential distribution

Functions

makedist Create probability distribution object
fitdist Fit probability distribution object to data
dfittool Open Distribution Fitting app
cdf Cumulative distribution functions
icdf Inverse cumulative distribution functions
iqr Interquartile range
mean Mean of probability distribution
median Median of probability distribution
negloglik Negative log likelihood of probability distribution
paramci Confidence intervals for probability distribution parameters
pdf Probability density functions
proflik Profile likelihood function for probability distribution
random Random numbers
std Standard deviation of probability distribution
truncate Truncate probability distribution object
var Variance of probability distribution
expcdf Exponential cumulative distribution function
exppdf Exponential probability density function
expinv Exponential inverse cumulative distribution function
explike Exponential negative log-likelihood
expstat Exponential mean and variance
expfit Exponential parameter estimates
exprnd Exponential random numbers
random Random numbers

Using Objects

ExponentialDistribution Exponential probability distribution object

Topics

Exponential Distribution

The exponential distribution is special because of its utility in modeling events that occur randomly over time. The main application area is in studies of lifetimes.

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