ECE/CS 541: COMPUTER SYSTEMS ANALYSIS
Homework #4
Due Tuesday, October 6, 2009
The goals of this exercise are for you to become familiar with the mechanics of modeling using
Mbius and analysis of systems using Fault Trees. Completing this exercise will as

ECE/CS 541: COMPUTER SYSTEM ANALYSIS
Homework #1 Due Tuesday, September 1, Beginning of Class
August 25, 2008
The intent of this homework is to review material you should have learned in your probability and statistics course (e.g., ECE 413) and explore n

ECE 541 Homework 2
Assigned Tuesday, September 1, 2009
Due Tuesday, September 8, 2009
Assume that all component failures are independent unless otherwise stated.
1. A monitoring system consists of a group of four sensors, a main data processor, a backup d

CS/ECE 541 Homework # 3, Due in class September 15
1. A random walk on a ring is a stochastic process where there are N states, numbered 0 to
N 1. Each step, a walker in state i steps to state (i + 1) mod N with probability p, and to
state (i 1) mod N wit