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Contents - Pg. vii

Contents Preface iii I Bayesian Networks and Decision Analysis 3 4 6 7 9 9 10 12 15 16 16 21 1 Probabilistic Informatics 1.1 1.2 1.3 2 W h a t Is I n f o r m a t i c s ? . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Probabilistic Informatics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . O u t l i n e of T h i s B o o k . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Probability and Statistics 2.1 P r o b a b i l i t y Basics . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2.1.1 Probability Spaces . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2.1.2 Conditional Probability and Independence ......... 2.1.3 Bayes' Theorem . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Random Variables . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2.2.1 P r o b a b i l i t y D i s t r i b u t i o n s of R a n d o m V a r i a b l e s . . . . . . 2.2.2 I n d e p e n d e n c e of R a n d o m V a r i a b l e s . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 2.2