Week Monday Wednesday Friday
1 3/30
Administriva, Counting
4/1
Permutations, Combinations, Multinomial, Multinomial Divider Method
4/3
Intro to Probability, Conditional Probability
2 4/6
More Conditional Probability
4/8
Independence, Conditional Independence
4/10
Discrete Random Variables, Probabilty Mass Functions, and Expected Value
3 4/13
Variance & Discrete Distributions
4/15
More Discrete Distributions
4/17
Continuous Random Variables, Uniform and Normal Distributions
4 4/20
Normal, Standard Normal, and Exponential Distributions
4/22
Joint Distribution Functions
4/24
MIDTERM TODAY
  • 12:35-2:05 in NVIDIA. (Unless your form submission requesting alternate time was confirmed by email from Cynthia.)
  • See the exams page for more details, notes policy, etc.
5 4/27
Independent Random Variables
4/29
Convolution (Sums of RVs) & Conditional Distributions
5/1
Properties of Expectation & QuickSort
6 5/4
Covariance
5/6
Correlation, Conditional Expectation
5/8
Moment Generating Functions, Helpful Inequalities
  • Reading: 7.7
  • Reading: 8.1-8.2, 8.5
  • Slides
  • HW3 solutions distributed in class today.
7 5/11
Laws of Large Numbers (weak and strong), Central Limit Theorem
5/13
Central Limit Theorem, Parameter Estimation
  • Reading: NA
5/15
Parameter Estimation, Maximum Likelihood Estimation
  • Reading: NA
8 5/18
Maximum Likelihood Estimation, Bayesian Prediction
  • Reading: NA
5/20
Midterm Review
  • Reading: NA
5/22
Midterm Review
  • HW4 solutions distributed in class today.
  • HW5 solutions distributed to Gates file cabinets on Saturday, at the hard deadline time of 5:00PM.
9 5/25
NO CLASS - MEMORIAL DAY
  • Reading: NA
5/27
MIDTERM TODAY
  • 12:25-2:05 in NVIDIA. (Unless your form submission requesting alternate time was confirmed by email from Cynthia.)
  • See the exams page for more details, notes policy, etc.
5/29
Logistic Regression
  • Reading: NA
10 6/1
Special Topics & Final Review
  • Reading: 10.1-10.3
6/3
Special Topics & Final Review
  • Reading: N/A
6/5
NO CLASS -- STUDY FOR FINALS!
  • Work on your final programming project.
Finals Monday 6/8
  • Final programming project due at 8:30 am (the time of our university-scheduled final exam). This deadline is a HARD deadline. Please submit hours early to avoid any possibility that a problem that comes up at the last second will push you over the deadline.