Math 525: Probability
Instructor: Alexander Barvinok
Time and place: Tuesdays and Thursdays 10 a.m. -- 11:30 a.m., 271 Weiser Hall
Office: 1858 East Hall, e-mail: email@example.com
Tuesday 1 - 2 p.m., Wednesday 2 - 3 p.m.,
Thursday 2 - 3 p.m. or by appointment or by chance in 1858 East Hall
Text: Geoffrey R. Grimmett and David R. Stirzaker,
Probability and Random Processes, 3rd edition,
Oxford University Press, 2001
Calculator/computer policy: Calculators/computers are not
allowed on exams or quizzes.
Grading: The final grade will be computed from the
Homework: 20 %
Quizzes: 10 %
Two midterm exams: 20 % each
Final exam: 30 %
Homework problem sets will be given once a week, to be turned in the
following week. No late homeworks will be accepted. Similarly,
quizzes can not be made up.
First midterm exam: Thursday, October 12, in class
Second midterm exam: Thursday, November 16, in class
Final exam: Friday, December 15, 10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.
Mathematics Department Policy on Testing Accommodations:
If you think you need an accommodation for a disability, please let me know as soon as possible. In particular, a Verified Individualized Services and Accommodations (VISA) form must be provided to me at least two weeks prior to the need for a test/quiz accommodation. The Services for Students with Disabilities (SSD) Office
(G664 Haven Hall) issues VISA forms.
Graded Homework Assignments
Solutions to quizzes
Last updated October 10, 2017