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.
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 2016
Midterm Test: 28 October 2016
Examination: TBD
Grading Scheme
Assignments: 5%
Midterm Test: 25%
Examination: 70%
Last Updated: 8 August 2016