## MSE201: Statistics for Material Science

### Course Outline

- Random variation
- Simple descriptive statistics
- Probability
- Random variables
- Some common probability distributions
- Estimation
- Test procedures

### Recommended Texts

William Mendenhall and Terry Sincich,
`Statistics for the enginerring and computer sciences`,
second edition, Dellen Publishing Company.
Neil A Weiss, `Elementary Statistics`,
third edition, Addison Wesley.
A. Ang and W. Tang,
` Probability concepts in engineering planning and design`, Wiley.

### Timetable

Lectures
- Thursday 09.00 - 09:50, G02, weeks 2 - 11.

Tutorials
- Tuesday 11:00 - 11:50, G02, weeks 2 - 11.
- Thursday 10:00 - 10:50, G02, occassional (shared with
Maths).

### Problem Sheets:

Problems I
Problems II
Problems II

### Solutions:

Solutions I
Solutions II
Solutions II

### Assessed Coursework:

Assessed 1

### Mock Exam:

test paper
solutions

### Class Examples:

Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4

### Notes:

Course notes
Revision notes
Formula sheet

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Updated: Dec 12th, 2002
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