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Discrete Probability Concepts and Models

MS&E 20
4 units
June 26 - August 19, 2017

Fundamental concepts and tools for the analysis of problems under uncertainty, focusing on structuring, model building, and analysis. Examples from legal, medical, and physical problems. Topics include axioms of probability, probability trees, belief networks, random variables, conditioning, and expectation. The course is fast-paced, but has no prerequisites.




MS&E 20 Syllabus 2014