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CIV_ENV 306-0: Uncertainty Analysis in Civil Engineering

Quarter Offered

Fall : MWF 12:00-12:50, T 9:00-9:50 ; Clark

Prerequisites

None

Description

Probability, statistics, and decision theory. Discrete and continuous random variables, marginal and conditiona ldistributions, moments, statistical model selection and significance tests, hypothesis testing, and elementary Bayesian decision theory. Application to problems in soil mechanics, water resources, transportation, and structures.

Class Time:

4 hr/wk

textbook

Walpole, et al. Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists. 9th ed. Prentice Hall, 2011.

Myers, Sharon. Student Solutions Manual for Probability & Statistics for Engineers & Scientists. 9th ed. Prentice Hall, 2011.

Course Outline, Outcomes and Goals