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Ma/ACM 142. Ordinary and Partial Differential Equations. 9 units (3-0-6): second term. The mathematical theory of ordinary and partial differential equations, including a discussion of elliptic regularity, maximal principles, solubility of equations. The method of characteristics. Instructor: Isett.
Ma/ACM/IDS 144 ab. Probability. 9 units (3-0-6): first term. Overview of measure theory. Random walks and the Strong law of large numbers via the theory of martingales and Markov chains. Characteristic functions and the central limit theorem. Poisson process and Brownian motion. Topics in statistics. Part b not offered in 2018-19. Instructor: Tamuz.