MA8704 Probability Theory and Asymptotic Methods

(Autumn 2009)

Textbook:   Alan F. Karr. Probability, 1993, Springer Verlag.


Schedule:
Lectures: Wednesday 12:15-13:00, room 734 (SB2)
Friday 15:15-17:00, room 1329 (Lunsjrom 13.etg, SB2)


Messages:

11.12.09: The exam is on Monday 14.12.09, 9:00, room 822.

9.11.09: Solution of 4.2 (general case) is here.

15.10.09: The lecture on Friday (16.10.09) is cancelled: dissertation defense (Marit Ulvmoen). Read 5.1 yourselves.

9.10.09: Read 4.2 and 4.5 yourselves.

30.09.09: The lecture on Friday (2.10.09) is cancelled.

18.09.09: Omit 2.2.5. Read yourselves 2.3, 2.4, 2.5, 2.6.

9.09.09: Read 1.5 yourselves.

31.08.09: Read yourselves 1.1, 1.2.1, 1.2.2, 1.2.3 by the first lecture (i.e. by 2.09.09, 12:15). Omit Prelude.

25.08.09: First lecture is 2.09.09.

20.08.09: Since only one of six came 20.08.09, we need a new "first" meeting. It will be 25.08.09. 10:00, room 734 (SB2).

10.08.09: First meeting is 20 August, 10:15, room 822 (SB2). If this time is not convenient, please let me know.

Plan:
Lecture 1.
(2.09.09)
Chapter 1.
Exercises: 1.3, 1.9
Lecture 2.
(4.09.09)
Chapter 1.
Exercises: 1.10, 1.18, 1.19, 1.21
Lecture 3.
(9.09.09)
Chapter 1, Chapter 2 (2.1).
Exercises: 2.1
Lecture 4.
(11.09.09)
Chapter 2 (2.1, 2.2).
Exercises:
Lecture 5.
(16.09.09)
Chapter 2.
Exercises: 2.5, 2.11, 2.12
Lecture 6.
(18.09.09)
Chapter 3 (3.1, 3.4).
Exercises:
Lecture 7.
(23.09.09)
Chapter 3 (3.2).
Exercises: 3.5, 3.7
Lecture 8.
(25.09.09)
Chapter 3 (3.6), Chapter 4 (4.1).
Exercises: 3.9, 3.10
Lecture 9.
(30.09.09)
Chapter 4 (4.1).
Exercises:
Lecture 10.
(7.10.09)
Chapter 4 (4.1).
Exercises: 3.13
Lecture 11.
(9.10.09)
Chapter 4.
Exercises: 4.2, 4.16
Lecture 12.
(14.10.09)
Chapter 4.
Exercises:
Lecture 13.
(21.10.09)
Chapter 5 (5.1, 5.2).
Exercises: 4.19, 5.1, 5.6, 5.11
Lecture 14.
(23.10.09)
Chapter 5.
Exercises:
Lecture 15.
(28.10.09)
Chapter 6 (6.1).
Exercises:
Lecture 16.
(30.10.09)
Chapter 6.
Exercises: 5.15, 5.27, 6.12
Lecture 17.
(4.11.09)
Chapter 6.
Exercises: 6.5, 6.20
Lecture 18.
(6.11.09)
Exercises

Lecture 19.
(11.11.09)
Chapter 6.
Exercises:
Lecture 20.
(13.11.09)
Chapter 7.
Exercises:
Lecture 21.
(18.11.09)
Chapter 7.
Exercises: 7.3
Lecture 22.
(20.11.09)
Chapter 7.
Exercises: