CSCI 6362. Probability for Computer Science. 3 Credits.
Concepts of probability and statistics used in computer science; random variables; conditional probability, independence, correlation; law of large numbers, central limit theorem; applications to computer science, including entropy, information theory, data compression, coding, inference, Markov chains, randomized algorithms. Students cannot receive credit for both CSCI 3362 taken while an undergraduate and CSCI 6362 taken while a graduate student. Students in the combined BS/MS program cannot receive credit for both CSCI 3362 and CSCI 6362. (Spring, Every Year).