**From Algorithms to Z-Scores: Probabilistic and Statistical Modeling in Computer Science**

by Norm Matloff

**Publisher**: University of California, Davis 2013**ISBN/ASIN**: 1616100362**Number of pages**: 486

**Description**:

The materials here form a textbook for a course in mathematical probability and statistics for computer science students. Computer science examples are used throughout, in areas such as: computer networks; data and text mining; computer security; remote sensing; computer performance evaluation; software engineering; data management; etc.

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