News:
09/19: Lecture 6 slides and py scripts posted.
09/14: Lecture 5 slides and py scripts posted.
09/12: Lecture 4 slides posted.
08/29: Lecture 1 slides posted.
08/05: Our first lecture will be on Aug 29th (Tues) at 4pm in Frey 205.
Date  Topic  Readings  Notes 

Aug 29 (Tue) [Lec 01] 
Course introduction, class logistics  
Aug 31 (Thu) [Lec 02] 
Probability review  1

AoS 1.1  1.6 MHB 3.1  3.5 

Sep 05 (Tue)  Labor Day  No class  
Sep 07 (Thu) [Lec 03] 
Probability review  2

AoS 1.7 MHB 3.6, 3.10  3.11 
assignment 1 out 
Sep 12 (Tue) [Lec 04] 
Random variables  1: Overview

AoS 2.1  2.3 MHB 3.7  3.9 

Sep 14 (Thu) [Lec 05] 
Random variables  2: Discrete RVs

AoS 2.4 MHB 3.7  3.9, 3.14.1 
Python scripts: draw_Bernoulli, draw_Binomial, draw_Geometric, sample_Bernoulli, sample_Binomial, sample_Geometric 
Sep 19 (Tue) [Lec 06] 
Random variables  3: Continuous RVs

AoS 2.7 MHB 3.14.1, 3.10, 3.13 
assignment 1 due assignment 2 out Python scripts: draw_Uniform, draw_Exponential, draw_Normal, sample_Uniform, sample_Exponential, sample_Normal 
Sep 21 (Thu)  Instructor traveling  No class  
Sep 26 (Tue) [Lec 07] 
Random variables  4: Joint distributions & conditioning

AoS 2.8 MHB 3.11  3.12, 3.15 

Sep 28 (Thu) [Lec 08] 
Probability inequalities

AoS 4.1  4.2, 23.1  23.3 MHB 3.14.2, 8.1  8.7 

Oct 03 (Tue) [Lec 09] 
Nonparametric inference  1  AoS 6.1  6.2, 7.1  7.2  assignment 2 due 
Oct 05 (Thu) [Lec 10] 
Nonparametric inference  2  AoS 20.2  
Oct 10 (Tue)  Midterm 1 