The University of Hong Kong

ELEC 2811 Probability and Statistics

Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Course Overview
Probability, random variables, mathematical expectation, functions of random variables, fundamental sampling distributions, sample estimation problems, hypothesis testing, linear regression.
Required Text:
Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists, R. E. Walpole, R. H. Myers, S. L. Myers, and K. Ye, Pearson Prentice Hall, Eighth Edition, 2007.
Important Dates
First Date of Class: 3 September 2010
Midterm Test: 5 November 2010
Final Examination: 13 December 2010
Grading Scheme
Assignments: 5%
Midterm Test: 20%
Examination: 75%
Last Updated: 25 October 2010