Math 230A / Stat 310A – Theory of Probability

Andrea Montanari, Stanford University, Autumn 2019
Polyhedral dices 

This course treats the fundamentals of probability theory with a focus on proofs and rigorous mathematical theory. Topics include: measure theory, probability spaces, integration, almost sure and L_p convergence; independence; Borel-Cantelli; laws of large numbers; weak convergence and central limit theorems.

Class Times and Locations

  • Monday and Wednesday, 1:30PM-2:50PM in 260-113

  • Problem Sessions on Friday 2:00PM-3:20PM in room EDUC128


First lecture on Monday, September 23.

There will be two make-up classes on Friday October 18 and November 15, 1:30-2:50pm in Bishop Auditorium