STSCI 6520

STSCI 6520

Course information provided by the Courses of Study 2014-2015.

Modem applications in statistics often require intensive computation and the use of modem statistical learning techniques. This course covers topics in statistical computing, including numerical optimization and finding zeros (likelihood and related techniques), numerical linear algebra, random number generation and Monte Carlo methods, permutation tests, bootstrap and subsampling methods, non-parametric regression, dimension reduction and parallel computing. Intensive programming is done in R.

When Offered Fall.

Prerequisites/Corequisites Corequisites: ORIE 6700/MATH 6730 (or equivalent) and at least one course in probability, or permission of instructor.

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Syllabi: none
  •   Regular Academic Session.  Combined with: BTRY 6520

  • 4 Credits Stdnt Opt

  • 17395STSCI 6520  LEC 001

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  • Instruction Mode:
    Corequisites: ORIE 6700/Math 6730 (or equivalent) and at least one course in probability, or permission of instructor.