CS-498 Probability and Statistics for Computer Scientists

D.A. Forsyth --- 3310 Siebel Center

daf@uiuc.edu, daf@illinois.edu

10:00AM - 10:50AM
1310 Digital Computer Laboratory


Henry Lin halin2@illinois.edu

Karthik Ramaswamy kramasw2@illinois.edu

Office Hours:

DAF: 15h00-16h00 M (3310 Siebel), 13h00-14h00 W (3310 Siebel), 13h00-14h00 F (3310 Siebel)

Henry: 16h00-17h00 W, 16h00-17h00 F, Theory Lounge

Karthik: 16h00-17h00 T, 17h00-18h00 Th, Theory Lounge


or swing by my office (3310 Siebel) and see if I'm busy

Evaluation is by: Homeworks, Midterm, take home final.


Homework 5: Due Mon 12 Oct 2015 (23h59)

You should do this homework on your own -- one submission per student, and by submitting you are certifying the homework is your work.


  1. Do problems 6.1, 6.8, 6.9, 6.11, 6.13, 6.21, 6.22, 6.23, 6.24 of chapter 6 ("Useful Probability Distributions")