# MA8704 Probability Theory and Asymptotic Methods

## Messages

• [23/10] Please cross out the exam dates of your choice using the doodle page:
• [16/10] Due to the Pearl seminar this week, the lectures on Friday 18/10 will be from 13:15-14.
• [25/09] Due to the Pearl seminar, the lectures on Friday 27/9 will be from 13:15-14.
• [10/09] The lectures on Friday 13/9 will be in room 734.
• [23/08] The lectures on Wednesday next week are moved to Friday, 30/8, 12-14, same room.
• [22/08] The lectures start next week following the schedule as given below.
• [08/08] Welcome to the home page of MA 8704 Probability Theory and Asymptotic Methods. Our first meeting will be Thursday, August 22 in room 656, Sentralbygg 2, at 14:15. Welcome!

## Textbook

• Alan F. Karr. Probability, 1993, Springer Verlag.

## Curriculum

• The curriculum are the chapters and sections that will be listed under 'Lectures' to appear below. NB! The lectures may be modified as we go along.

## Lecturer

Professor Arvid Næss. Office: 1144, Sentralbygg 2. Email: arvidn@math.ntnu.no

## Schedule

• Lectures : Wednesdays 12-14, Room 656, S2
• Lectures : Fridays 12-14, Room 656, S2
• Exam:

## Lectures (X = cancelled)

Date Topic Textbook
27.08 Probability Chapter 1: 1.1, 1.2
30.08 Probability Chapter 1: 1.2, 1.3, 1.4
04.09X Probability Chapter 1: 1.4, 1.5 (U-study)
06.09X Probability Chapter 2: 2.1, 2.2 (U-study)
11.09 Probability Chapter 2: 2.3, 2.6. Chapter 3: 3.1
13.09 Probability Chapter 3: 3.2, 3.6
18.09 Probability Chapter 3: 3.6. Chapter 4: 4.1
20.09 Probability Chapter 4: 4.1
25.09 Probability Chapter 4: 4.2
27.09 Probability Chapter 4: 4.2, 4.3
02.10 Probability Chapter 4: 4.2, 4.3, 4.4
04.10 Probability Chapter 4: 4.4. Chapter 5: 5.1
09.10 Probability Chapter 5: 5.1
11.10 Probability Chapter 5: 5.2
16.10 Probability Chapter 5: 5.2, 5.3
23.10 Probability Chapter 5: 5.5. Chapter 6: 6.1
25.10 Probability Chapter 6: 6.1, 6.2, 6.3
30.10 Probability Chapter 6: 6.3, 6.4
01.11 Probability Chapter 7: 7.1