# Probability - Ma144a - Fall 2018

**Instructor.** Omer
Tamuz, Baxter 213.

**Teaching
assistant:** Josh
Frisch. Office hours will be held at 4pm on Wednesdays, 187 Linde Hall.

**Lectures.** Mondays, Wednesday and Fridays, 1 to 2, at 387
Linde Hall.

**Syllabus.** Basics of measure theory, laws of large numbers,
central limit theorems, martingales, random walks, percolation,
branching processes, ergodic theory.

**Lecture notes.**
Complete lecture
notes are available for this course. Note that this is not a
textbook, but the actual notes used to give the lectures.

**Homework.** Collaboration on homework is encouraged, but
individually written solutions are required. Also, please name all
collaborators and sources of information on each assignment; any
such named source may be used. And
don't plagiarize!

Problem sets will be due every Thursday.
- Set 1. Due October 11
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- Set 2. Due October 18
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3. Due October 25
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4. Due November 5
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5. Due November 12
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6. Due November 19
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7. Due December 4
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