Probabilistic Systems Analysis and Applied Probability

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MIT Course Number

6.041 / 6.431

As Taught In

Spring 2006



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Course Description

This course is offered both to undergraduates (6.041) and graduates (6.431), but the assignments differ. 6.041/6.431 introduces students to the modeling, quantification, and analysis of uncertainty. Topics covered include: formulation and solution in sample space, random variables, transform techniques, simple random processes and their probability distributions, Markov processes, limit theorems, and elements of statistical inference.

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Munther Dahleh. 6.041 Probabilistic Systems Analysis and Applied Probability. Spring 2006. Massachusetts Institute of Technology: MIT OpenCourseWare, License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA.

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