Room: Loew 101
Office hours: F 9-10 Padelford B213
Prerequisites: The course is available both for graduate
and undergraduate students. The main requirement is a course in
regression, such as STAT 423 or STAT 504 and some elementary
Description: This is a case-based course, meaning that we
will work in groups on a few scientific problems. The groups will
be selected by the instructor to ensure that each group has a
variety of different expertise. Background material will be
available on the web, and the groups will attempt to come up with
solutions together. Each case will take about 2-3 weeks. Different
cases will be presented to the class by the groups in different
ways, such as papers, oral presentations, posters, or web pages.
As the course progresses, we will add more cases and material.
Case 1: Estimating daily mean
A mini-lecture on time series.
Case 2: Policy implication of sea
Case web page