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MEM-822 Probability & Statistics for Engineers
Campus College of E&ME
Programs PG
Session Summer Semester 2016
Course Title Probability & Statistics for Engineers
Course Code MEM-822
Credit Hours 3-0
Pre-Requisutes nil
Course Objectives Introduction to statistics, decommentive statistics, elements of probability, random variables and expectation, special random variables, distributions of sampling statistics, parameter estimation, hypothesis testing, regression, analysis of variance, goodness of fit tests and categorical data analysis, nonparametric hypothesis tests, quality control, life testing, use of statistical analysis software, SPSS, SAS, use of probability and statistics in engineering management, case studies and practices.
Detail Content Upon completing the course successfully, the students will be expected to:
  • Understand the role statistics plays in summarizing, reporting and rigorously establishing research findings;
  • Develop an appreciation for probabilistic and statistical reasoning;
  • Read texts, periodicals, and research journals with a greater understanding of statistical information presented; improve and refine problem solving skills and
  • Demonstrate a familiarity with using statistical features associated with various computing packages
Text/Ref Books
  • Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists, ‘Third Edition’ By Sheldon M. Ross, Publisher Rajkamal Electric Press, Delhi
  • Probability and Statistics for Modern Engineering by Lawrence L. Lapin, PWS Engineering, Boston, 1990
Time Schedule Summer 2015
Faculty/Resource Person Available PhD Qualified Faculty in the relevant field