MATH 281 - Probability by Counting and Queuing

3 units (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Faculty of Science

Review of binomial and negative binomial distributions; continuous random variables; uniform, exponential, and gamma distributions; conditional probability; properties of conditional expectation; stochastic processes; finite-dimensional distributions, Poisson approximation; Poisson measures; counting processes, Markov queues, customer time in queues; steady-state distributions; applications. Corequisite: One of MATH 209, 214, or 217. Credit can be obtained in at most two of MATH 181, STAT 265, or MATH 281. Credit can only be obtained in one of MATH 281 or STAT 371.

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