Math 419/545, Jan-Apr 2016, G. Slade

The Course Outline contains information about text, topics, grading.

Office hours in MATX 1211: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:00-9:50.

Assignment 1 (out Jan 8, due Jan 15) Solutions
Assignment 2 (out Jan 15, due Jan 22) Solutions
Assignment 3 (out Jan 22, due Jan 29) Solutions
Assignment 4 (out Jan 29, due Feb 5) Solutions
Assignment 5 (out Feb 5, due Feb 26) Solutions
Assignment 6 (out Feb 26, due Mar 4) Solutions
Assignment 7 (out Mar 4, due Mar 11) Solutions
Assignment 8 (out Mar 11, due Mar 18) Solutions
Assignment 9 (out Mar 18, due Apr 1) Solutions

Some problems pertaining to the last few classes: 8.2.1, 8.2.2, 8.3.4, 8.3.6, 8.3.7, 8.4.2, 8.5.1, 8.5.2.

An article on Markov and the origins of the theory of Markov chains, by Brian Hayes.

A good reference for random walks is the book: Random Walks and Electric Networks by Doyle and Snell.