**Instructor:** Eli Upfal (eli
<AT> cs . brown . edu). Hours: Tuesday, 3pm - 4pm

**Lecture Place and Hours:** Tuesday and Thursday 1:00pm - 2:15pm. The first four lectures will be held in Lubrano Conference Room.

**Grad TA:** Alessio Mazzetto (amazzett <AT> cs . brown . edu). Recitation Hours: Thursday 6:00-7:30pm in CIT 241

**Head TA:**Champ Chairattana-Apirom (rutchathon_chairattana-apirom <AT> brown.edu). Hours: Tuesday 7:00-8:00pm

**TA: **Akash Singirikonda (akash_singirikonda <AT> brown.edu). Hours: Monday 3:00-4:00pm

**TA: **George Hu (george_hu <AT> brown.edu). Hours: Wednesday 3:00-4:00pm

**Email the course staff:** cs1550tas <AT> lists . brown . edu

- Overleaf is a free online editor for LaTeX.
- Wikibooks LaTeX Manual, especially the sections on mathematics, lists, importing graphics, and floats and figures.
- LaTeX tutorial videos prepared by Joe DiNoto.
- Texmaker and Kile are LaTeX editors available on department workstations, and via most linux package managers.
- MacTeX and MiKTeX make it easy to install integrated LaTeX environments on your Mac or Windows computer.
- Mathpix allows you to convert screenshots and Detexify allows you to convert drawings to LaTeX code

The textbook for the course is *Probability and Computing
Randomization and Probabilistic Techniques in Algorithms and Data Analysis, 2nd Edition* by Michael Mitzenmacher and Eli Upfal.

Errata for the 1st Printing, Errata for the 2nd Printing

Last Updated: Jan 2019