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.