IE 6200: Engineering Probability and Statistics
Lecture - 4 credits
- Studies fundamental concepts of probability.
- Topics include events, sample space, and discrete and continuous random variables; density functions, mass functions, cumulative probability distributions, and moment generating functions; expectation of random variables; common discrete and continuous probability distributions including binomial, Poisson, geometric, uniform, exponential, and normal; multivariate probability distributions, covariance, and independence of random variables; sampling and descriptive statistics; and parameter estimation, confidence intervals, and hypothesis testing.
- Also introduces analysis of variance.
- Requires knowledge of multivariate calculus.
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