Mesut Pervizpour

CEE-012 Engineering Probability & Statistics

Course Description:

Basic engineering statistics with a civil & environmental engineering focus. Topics to include: random variables and histograms; central tendency, dispersion and skew; probability density functions and cumulative distribution functions, basic probability concepts and selected probability models, return period analysis, linear regression and least squares, correlation analysis, propagation of errors. Prerequisite: MATH 021.

Text book:
  • Bilal M. Ayyub and Richard H. McCuen, Proability, Statistics, and Reliability for Engineers and Scientists, Third Edition, CRC Press, 2011.
  • Alfredo H-S Ang and Wilson H. Tang, Probability Concepts in Engineering, John Wiley & Sons, Inc. 2007.

Location and Hours:
Lecture: MW 10:45am - 12:00 pm, CU 118

TA: Liang Liu
(Office Hrs: T&F 4-5pm, Fritz 232, Ph: 224 401 3208)
Kevin Augustyn
(Office Hrs: M&W 4-5pm, Fritz 232, Ph: 401 450 6606)

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