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, 3:30p-6:30pm in EDUC128

The final exam will take place on Monday, December 7