# Probability - Ma140a - Fall 2020

**Instructor.** Omer
Tamuz, Baxter 213. Office hours are Mondays at 2pm.

**Teaching
assistant:** Kushal Banerjee. Office hours are Wednesdays at 8pm.

**Course Piazza page:** https://piazza.com/class/kglh9np0rqe4lj.

**Lectures.** Mondays, Wednesday and Fridays, 1 to 2, on
zoom. The link is available on canvas.

**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 are due every Friday at noon, on gradescope,
which is accesible through canvas.
- Set 1. Due October 9
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- Set 2. Due October 16
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3. Due October 23
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4. Due October 30
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5. Due November 6
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6. Due November 20
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7. Due December 4
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