CS 616 Stochastic Models in Computer Science

CSCI 616-01

Syllabus Schedule Project Homework Grading


Course:  CS 616 
Title:  Stochastic Models in Computer Science 
Semester:  Fall 2007 
Hours:  Mon,Wed,Fri 10:00 - 10:50  
Location:  Morton 303 
Prerequisite:  Basic concepts of calculus, linear algebra, discrete mathematics 
Text:  Sheldon M. Ross. Introduction to Probability Models. Academic Press. 2006, 9th ed. (previous editions will do as well) 
Midterm Exam:  October 19, 2007, 10:00-10:50 am, in class  
Final Exam:  December, 13, 1:30-4:30 pm  
Instructor:  Peter Kemper, R 006, McGlothlin-Street Hall, Office Hours: Mon,Wed 15.00-17.00  and other hours by appointment
Grader:  Yunlian Jiang, R 101B McGlothlin-Street Hall, Office Hours: Tue, Thu 14.00-15.00  and other hours by appointment



Misc. Tools

Further reading

  1. Kishor S. Trivedi, Probability and Statistics with Reliability, Queuing and Computer Science Applications, 2nd edition, Wiley 2002.
  2. D.L. Minh, Applied Probability Models, Duxbury Thomson Learning, 2001.


Peter Kemper, August 27, 2007