142.340 Statistical methods in data analysis
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2015W, SV, 2.0h, 3.0EC

Properties

  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: SV Special Lecture

Aim of course

The students will understand and learn how to apply the most important statistical methods in experimental data analysis.

Subject of course

Descriptive statistics; elementary introduction to probability; discrete and continuous random variables and their properties; estimation of unknown parameters from random samples; confidence intervals; statistical testing of hypotheses; introduction into Bayesian statistics; linear models and regression.

Additional information

First lecture on October 3, 2014.

Lecturers

Institute

Course dates

DayTimeDateLocationDescription
Fri14:00 - 15:3002.10.2015 - 22.01.2016Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A FRÜHWIRTH
Wed14:30 - 16:0027.01.2016Sem.R. DB gelb 09 Prüfungsvorbereitung
Statistical methods in data analysis - Single appointments
DayDateTimeLocationDescription
Fri02.10.201514:00 - 15:30Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A FRÜHWIRTH
Fri09.10.201514:00 - 15:30Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A FRÜHWIRTH
Fri16.10.201514:00 - 15:30Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A FRÜHWIRTH
Fri23.10.201514:00 - 15:30Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A FRÜHWIRTH
Fri30.10.201514:00 - 15:30Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A FRÜHWIRTH
Fri06.11.201514:00 - 15:30Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A FRÜHWIRTH
Fri13.11.201514:00 - 15:30Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A FRÜHWIRTH
Fri20.11.201514:00 - 15:30Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A FRÜHWIRTH
Fri27.11.201514:00 - 15:30Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A FRÜHWIRTH
Fri04.12.201514:00 - 15:30Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A FRÜHWIRTH
Fri11.12.201514:00 - 15:30Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A FRÜHWIRTH
Fri18.12.201514:00 - 15:30Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A FRÜHWIRTH
Fri08.01.201614:00 - 15:30Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A FRÜHWIRTH
Fri15.01.201614:00 - 15:30Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A FRÜHWIRTH
Fri22.01.201614:00 - 15:30Sem.R. DB gelb 05 A FRÜHWIRTH
Wed27.01.201614:30 - 16:00Sem.R. DB gelb 09 Prüfungsvorbereitung

Examination modalities

Oral examination (German or English), 45 minutes, 3 questions, by appointment.

Course registration

Not necessary

Curricula

Literature

The course is based on the book "Wahrscheinlichkeitsrechnung und Statistik für Studierende der Physik" which can be downloaded from:

http://bookboon.com/de/wahrscheinlichkeitsrechnung-und-statistik-ebook

In addition:

Sheldon M. Ross, Introduction to Probability and Statistics for Engineers and Scientists, Academic Press


 

Previous knowledge

Mathematics of the first two semesters

Accompanying courses

Continuative courses

Language

German