PROBABILITY with

PHYSICAL APPLICATIONS


UBC MATH 318

01-04/2016





LECTURES

Buchanan A201: Mon,Wed,Fri 2-2:50pm


OFFICE HOURS

LSK 300B: Mon 3-3:50pm, Wed 1-1:50pm,

Fri 10-10:50am, or by appointment


INSTRUCTOR

Brett Kolesnik, bkolesnik@math.ubc.ca



ANNOUNCEMENTS

· Test #1 is Wed, Feb 10, at 2-2:50pm in Buchanan A201

· Mon, Feb 8 is a holiday: Class and Office Hours are cancelled


RESOURCES

· Course description

· Textbook: S.M. Ross, Introduction to Probability Models, 11th edition

· GNU Octave: UBC Wiki (help with installation, graphing issues, etc), An introduction to Octave

· Random, an online resource

· Past final exams

· UBC Math Learning Centre (MLC), located in LSK 301&302. Thomas, a graduate student in Probability, is in the MLC on Wednesdays 10-11am & 12-1pm.


HOMEWORK ASSIGNMENTS

Links posted when assigned

#1: due Jan 15, solutions

#2: due Jan 22, solutions

#3: due Jan 29, solutions

#4: due Feb 5, solutions

#5: due Feb 26

#6: due Mar 4

#7: due Mar 11

#8: due Mar 18

#9: due Apr 1


MIDTERM TESTS

During class (2-2:50pm, Buchanan A201)

These tables will be available

#1: Wed, Feb 10

#2: Wed, Mar 23