# MA8704 Probability Theory and Asymptotic Methods

## Messages

- [23/10] Please cross out the exam dates of your choice using the doodle page:

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- [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

: Wednesdays 12-14, Room 656, S2**Lectures**: Fridays 12-14, Room 656, S2**Lectures**:**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 |