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260014 VU Statistical Methods of Data Analysis (2020W)

5.00 ECTS (3.00 SWS), SPL 26 - Physik
Continuous assessment of course work

Registration/Deregistration

Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first serve).

Details

max. 15 participants
Language: German

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

The lecture will be held via a youtube channel, see http://youtube.com/WolfgangWaltenberger, with the possibility of asking questions in the parallel ZOOM meeting. The exercises will also be held via zoom meetings.

Thursday 08.10. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 09.10. 13:00 - 14:30 Digital
Thursday 15.10. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 16.10. 13:00 - 14:30 Digital
Thursday 22.10. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 23.10. 13:00 - 14:30 Digital
Thursday 29.10. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 30.10. 13:00 - 14:30 Digital
Thursday 05.11. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 06.11. 13:00 - 14:30 Digital
Thursday 12.11. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 13.11. 13:00 - 14:30 Digital
Thursday 19.11. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 20.11. 13:00 - 14:30 Digital
Thursday 26.11. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 27.11. 13:00 - 14:30 Digital
Thursday 03.12. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 04.12. 13:00 - 14:30 Digital
Thursday 10.12. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 11.12. 13:00 - 14:30 Digital
Thursday 17.12. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 18.12. 13:00 - 14:30 Digital
Thursday 07.01. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 08.01. 13:00 - 14:30 Digital
Thursday 14.01. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 15.01. 13:00 - 14:30 Digital
Thursday 21.01. 10:30 - 12:00 Digital
Friday 22.01. 13:00 - 14:30 Digital

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

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

Elementary introduction to probability; Bayes' theorem; counting experimants, discrete random variables; measurement experiments and continuous random variables; random samples and sample statistics; and their properties; moment estimators, maximum likelihood estimators, bayes estimators; confidence intervals and credible intervals; linear models and regression.

Assessment and permitted materials

Weekly blackboard and programming exercises. In addition, there will be an oral or written examination at the end of the semester, depending on the number of participants.
The exercises make up 60% of the final grade.

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

Mathematics of the first two semesters

Examination topics

The content of the book "Wahrscheinlichkeitsrechnung und Statistik für Studierende der Physik"

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

Reading list

The lecture is based on

"Wahrscheinlichkeitsrechnung und Statistik für Studierende der Physik", see:

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

The slides can be downloaded from http://www.hephy.at/user/wwaltenberger/stat2020/Folien.pdf

In addition:

Fahrmeir,Künstler,Pigeot,Tutz: Statistik. Springer, 2007.

Sheldon M. Ross, Statistik für Ingenieure und Naturwissenschaftler. Spektrum Verlag, 2006.

Association in the course directory

M-VAF A 2, M-VAF B, MaG 22, MaV 7, UF MA PHYS 01a, UF MA PHYS 01b

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