ECE 313
Section X (Tue/Thu)
Course Outline (Tentative)
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Course Outline 
Grading Policies 
Lectures 
Homework Problems and Solutions 
Student Projects 
Resources 
Exams 
Piazza 
Date 
Concepts 
Notes 
Homework 
Inclass Activity 
Mini Projects + Final Project 
Aug. 26 
Probability Theory Basic 




Aug. 28 
Algebra of Events 



Sep. 2

Conditional probability 




Sep. 4 
Independence and mutual exclusivity 
HW 2 

Mini Project 1 Posted 

Sep. 9

Reliability evaluation applications


Group Activity 1 


Sep 11 
Bernoulli Trials 


Mini Project 1 Due 

Sep. 16 
More Reliability Application Examples 

Group Activity 2 


Sep. 18 
Introduction to random variables 


Sep. 23 
Cumulative distribution function (CDF)
Continuous random variables 




Sep. 25 




Sep. 30

Continuous random variables


Group Activity 3 


Oct. 2 
Mini Project 2 description 
HW 6 

Mini Project 2 Posted 

Oct. 7 
Exponential Distribution





Oct. 9 

HW 7 

Mini Project 2 Due 

Oct. 14

Midterm Review 




Oct. 16 
Midterm Exam – 8:00 AM 



Oct. 21

Expectations 




Oct. 23 
Reliability evaluation applications:



Oct. 28

Reliability evaluation applications:


Group Activity 4 


Oct. 30 
Review:





Nov. 4 
Joint Distribution Functions 




Nov. 6 
Binary Hypothesis Testing

Final Project posted  
Nov. 11

Final Project Overview 

Group Activity 5 


Nov. 13 
Inequalities and Limit Theorems 




Nov. 18 


Group Activity 6 


Nov. 20 
First project presentations 



First project presentation 
Nov. 25
Nov. 27 
Thanksgiving Break 



Final project progress report 
Dec. 2 
Review Problems 

Group Activity 7 


Dec. 4 
Final Exam Review 




Dec. 5 
Final Project Presentations  6:00  9:00 PM 




Dec. 9 
Final exam review 




Dec. 12 
Final Exam – 8:00 AM 



