MATH 3170  Combinatorics 1
Primary Instructor

Fall 2022
Covers basic methods and results in combinatorial theory. Includes enumeration methods, elementary properties of functions and relations, and graph theory. Emphasizes applications.
MATH 4510  Introduction to Probability Theory
Primary Instructor

Fall 2020
Studies axioms, combinatorial analysis, independence and conditional probability, discrete and absolutely continuous distributions, expectation and distribution of functions of random variables, laws of large numbers, central limit theorems, and simple Markov chains if time permits. Degree credit not granted for this course and APPM 3570 or ECEN 3810 or MATH 3510. Same as MATH 5510.
MATH 4520  Introduction to Mathematical Statistics
Primary Instructor

Spring 2021
Examines point and confidence interval estimation. Principles of maximum likelihood, sufficiency, and completeness: tests of simple and composite hypotheses, linear models, and multiple regression analysis if time permits. Analyzes various distributionfree methods. Same as MATH 5520 and STAT 4520 and STAT 5520.
MATH 4530  Theoretical Foundations of Data Science
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Spring 2023
Introduces theoretical concepts from mathematics, statistics, and computer science required to understand and analyze data. Topics include randomized algorithms, machine learning, streaming, sketching, clustering, random matrices and graphs, graphical models and compressed sensing.
MATH 5510  Introduction to Probability Theory
Primary Instructor

Fall 2020
Studies axioms, combinatorial analysis, independence and conditional probability, discrete and absolutely continuous distributions, expectation and distribution of functions of random variables, laws of large numbers, central limit theorems, and simple Markov chains if time permits. Same as MATH 4510.
MATH 5520  Introduction to Mathematical Statistics
Primary Instructor

Spring 2021
Examines point and confidence interval estimation. Principles of maximum likelihood, sufficiency, and completeness: tests of simple and composite hypotheses, linear models, and multiple regression analysis if time permits. Analyzes various distributionfree methods. Department enforced prerequisite: one semester calculusbased probability course, such as MATH 4510 or APPM 3570. Same as STAT 4520 and MATH 4520 and STAT 5520.
MATH 6350  Functions of a Complex Variable 1
Primary Instructor

Fall 2022
Focuses on complex numbers and the complex plane. Includes CauchyRiemann equations, complex integration, Cauchy integral theory, infinite series and products, and residue theory. Department enforced prerequisite: MATH 4001. Instructor consent required for undergraduates.
MATH 6550  Introduction to Stochastic Processes
Primary Instructor

Spring 2022
Systematic study of Markov chains and some of the simpler Markov processes, including renewal theory, limit theorems for Markov chains, branching processes, queuing theory, birth and death processes, and Brownian motion. Applications to physical and biological sciences. Department enforced prerequisite: MATH 4001 or MATH 4510 or APPM 3570 or APPM 4560. Instructor consent required for undergraduates. Same as APPM 6550.
STAT 4520  Introduction to Mathematical Statistics
Primary Instructor

Spring 2021
Examines point and confidence interval estimation. Principles of maximum likelihood, sufficiency, and completeness: tests of simple and composite hypotheses, linear models, and multiple regression analysis if time permits. Analyzes various distributionfree methods. Same as STAT 5520 and MATH 4520 and MATH 5520.
STAT 5520  Introduction to Mathematical Statistics
Primary Instructor

Spring 2021
Examines point and confidence interval estimation. Principles of maximum likelihood, sufficiency, and completeness: tests of simple and composite hypotheses, linear models, and multiple regression analysis if time permits. Analyzes various distributionfree methods. Department enforced prerequisite: one semester calculusbased probability course, such as MATH 4510 or APPM 3570. Same as STAT 4520 and MATH 4520 and MATH 5520.