Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

ECE 413



ECE 413 is an undergraduate course on probability theory and statistics with applications to engineering problems primarily chosen from the areas of communications, control, signal processing, and computer engineering.

ECE 413 is semi-required in the BSEE and BSCompE curricula --- all students must complete one of the three courses

ECE 413 (3 hours), IE 230 (3 hours), and Stat 400 (4 hours).

Credit : 3 hoursBR> Graduate students in the ECE Department cannot receive graduate credit for ECE 413.

Prerequisite : ECE 210

Meeting times : Section C: 10 a.m. MWF in 260 Everitt Laboratory

Meeting times : Section D: 11 a.m. MWF in 245 Everitt Laboratory

Instructor : Professor Dilip V. Sarwate

Offices : 109 CSL (Phone: 3-7473) and 326B Everitt Lab (Phone: 3-0387)

Email : sarwate AT You Eye You

Professor Sarwate's Office Hours :
Mondays 1:30 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. in Room 109 CSL
Tuesdays 3:15 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. (by appointment) in 109 CSL

Teaching Assistant : Mustafa Kesal (kesal AT You Eye You

TA Office Hours : to be announced

Text : S. Ross, A First Course in Probability, 6th edition, Prentice-Hall 2002.

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