## STA 703 Advanced Probability

Probability spaces, extension theorem, random variables; independence, conditional probability, conditional expectation; laws of large
numbers, law of the iterated logarithm; convergence in distribution; characteristic functions; central limit theorems; martingales.

## Fall Semester 2015

### Text

Richard Durrett, **Probability: Theory and Examples**

### Instructor

Ruriko Yoshida, Associate Professor of Statistics

- Office: 325D MDS
- Phone: (859) 257-5698
- E-mail:
*ruriko.yoshida@uky.edu*
- Office Hours: T 1:50 PM - 2:40 PM and F 1:00PM - 1:50PM

### Time and Place for STA703, Fall Semester 2015

- TR 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm, 335 MDS

### Course Website

www.polytopes.net/courses/STA703F15

### Syllabus For STA 703

See PDF.

### Schedule

**Midterm** Thurs October 29th 2015
**Final**Thurs December 10th 2015

### Exam

### Homework

**HW0 HW 0 **Due:
Thurs Sept 3rd 2015
**HW1 HW 1 **Due:
Thurs Sept 10th 2015
**HW2 HW 2 **Due:
Thurs Sept 17th 2015
**HW3 HW 3 **Due:
Thurs Sept 24th 2015
**HW4 HW 4 **Due:
Thurs Oct 1st 2015
**HW5 HW 5 **Due:
Thurs Oct 8th 2015
**HW6 HW 6 **Due:
Thurs Oct 15th 2015
**HW7 HW 7 **Due:
Thurs Oct 22nd 2015
**HW8 HW 8 **Due:
Thurs Nov 12th 2015
**HW9 HW 9 **Due:
Thurs Nov 19th 2015