## Math 419/545, Jan-Apr 2018, G. Slade

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Course Outline contains information about text, topics, grading.

**Office hours** in MATX 1211: Monday 16:00-16:50, Wednesday 13:00-13:50, Friday 11:00-11:50.

Regular office hours end on Friday April 6th. There will be an additional office hour before the exam: Thursday April 12 10:00-11:00.

Two problems pertaining to the last few classes:
8.3.6, 8.4.2.

An
article on Markov and the origins of the theory of
Markov chains and its relation to poetry (really!), by Brian Hayes.

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

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