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 300 (3 hours), and Stat 400 (4 hours).

Students entering in Fall 2006 and thereafter must complete one of the two courses

ECE 413 and Stat 410.

Credit : 3 hours
Graduate students in the ECE Department cannot use credit in ECE 413 towards a graduate ECE degree.

Prerequisite : ECE 210

Section Meeting time and place Instructor
260 Everitt Laboratory
Professor Dilip Sarwate

e-mail: sarwate AT You Eye You

Office Hours: Tuesdays 3-5 pm in 109 CSL
At other times by appointment

D 11 MWF
245 Everitt Laboratory
Professor Bruce Hajek

e-mail: b-hajek AT You Eye You

Office Hours: Fridays 1-3 in 105 CSL
At other times by appointment

Teaching Assistant :

Xiaolan Zhang (Joy) (xzhang29 AT You Eye You

TA Office Hours :
Mondays 2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Room 330L Everitt Lab
Tuesdays 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Room 330L Everitt Lab

Text : S. Ross, A First Course in Probability, 7th edition, Prentice-Hall 2006.

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