Math 230A / Stat 310A – Theory of Probability

Andrea Montanari, Stanford University, Autumn 2015
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; indipendence; Borel-Cantelli; laws of large numbers; weak convergence and central limit theorems.

Class Times and Locations

  • Monday and Wednesday, 1:30PM-2:50PM in Mitchell B67

  • Problem Sessions on Friday 3:30PM-4:30PM in Sequoia 200


There will be no lecture on Monday, September 28

The midterm will take place on Friday, October 23

The final exam will take place on Monday, December 7