The University of Hong Kong

ELEC 2817 / ELEC 3847 Probability and Statistics in Engineering

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.
 
 
 
 
 
 
Textbook
Required Text:
Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists, R. E. Walpole, R. H. Myers, S. L. Myers, and K. Ye, Pearson Prentice Hall, Ninth Edition, 2012.
 
Important Dates
First Date of Class: 2 September 2014
Midterm Test: 7 November 2014
Examination: 8 December 2014
 
Grading Scheme
Assignments: 5%
Midterm Test: 25%
Examination: 70%
             
Last Updated: 25 October 2014