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Spring 2016-2017
* ORF 309 / EGR 309 / MAT 380   No Audit

Probability and Stochastic Systems

Ramon van Handel

An introduction to probability and its applications. Topics include: basic principles of probability; Lifetimes and reliability, Poisson processes; random walks; Brownian motion; branching processes; Markov chains

Sample reading list:
Ramon van Handel, Lecture Notes
Bertsekas and Tsitsiklis, Introduction to probability
Ross, Introduction to Probabilty Models

Reading/Writing assignments:
Problem Sets and Design Projects

Requirements/Grading:
Mid Term Exam - 20%
Final Exam - 40%
Other Exam - 20%
Problem set(s) - 20%

Other Requirements:
Course is required for concentrators
Not Open to First Year Undergraduates.

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
MAT 201 or permission of the instructor..

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
40462 L01 11:00:00 am - 11:50:00 am M W F   Friend Center   101   Enrolled:123 Limit:200
40463 P01 07:30:00 pm - 08:20:00 pm M   Engineering Quad E-Wing   E225   Enrolled:39 Limit:58
40464 P02 07:30:00 pm - 08:20:00 pm T   Engineering Quad E-Wing   E225   Enrolled:8 Limit:58
40465 P03 03:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm M   Engineering Quad E-Wing   E225   Enrolled:38 Limit:57
40466 P04 03:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm T   Robertson Hall   002   Enrolled:38 Limit:57
40467 P05 03:30:00 pm - 04:20:00 pm M        Enrolled:0 Limit:0 Canceled