|Office:||231 Illini Hall|
|MWF 1:00-1:50pm in 347 Altgeld Hall (will be videorecorded)|
|Mondays and Wednesdays, 2:00-2:50, or by appointment. I would be happy to answer your questions in my office anytime as long as I'm not otherwise engaged, and before and after class are good times to catch me either in my office or in the classroom.|
|Textbook:||The main text will be "Markov Chains" by J. R. Norris, available here and also here.|
Homework: 40% of the course grade |
Midterm: 30%, scheduled for Nov. 4. Please let me know ASAP if you need any accommodation.
Final Project: 30%, a paper or talk or webpage (your choice, though we'll have limited time for talks) on a topic of your choice related to the course. If you choose a webpage, it could have an interactive simulation. Our assigned final exam time is 7:00-10:00pm, Wednesday, December 14.
I support individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and ideas
across a range of social groups including race, ethnicity, gender
identity, sexual orientation, abilities, economic class, religion,
and their intersections. I expect that we will all treat each
other with respect. Please contact me to request disability accommodations.