Introduction to StatisticsSpring 2007

Fridays, 9:10 ~ 12:00 AM

Instructor: Dr. Berlin Chen (陳柏琳)

Topic List and Schedule:

03/02 Course Overview & Introduction 03/09 Sampling and Descriptive Statistics 03/16 Quick Review of Probability HW-01: (Chapter 1) Exercises 8, 14, 18 (Due: 03/30)

03/23 Propagation of Error 03/30 Break(NeGSSTWorkshop, NTU, Taipei)HW-02: (Chapter 2) Exercises 12, 16, 20, 26 (Due: 04/13)04/06 Spring Break04/13 Quick Review of Common Used Distributions (1/2) HW-03: (Chapter 3) Exercises 2, 20, 22 (Due: 04/27)04/20 Break(IEEEICASSP 2007, Hawaii)04/27 Quick Review of Common Used Distributions (2/2) HW-04: (Chapter 4) Exercises 8, 14, 24 (Due: 05/11)05/04 Simulation 05/11 MidtermScope: Chapters 1-4 05/18 Confidence Intervals 05/25 Hypothesis Testing (1/2) 06/01 Hypothesis Testing (2/2) HW-05: (Chapter 5) Exercises 2, 18

(Chapter 6) Exercises 10, 24 (Due: 06/15)06/08 Data Analysis and Dimension Reduction* 06/15 Correlation and Simple Linear Regression 06/22 FinalScope: Chapters 5 - 7 (Section 5.1 ~ Section 7.3)

Textbook:

1. William C. Navidi, “Statistics for Engineers and Scientists,” McGraw-Hill (2 edition, 2007)

References:

1 Prem S. Mann, "Introductory Statistics," Wesley, (6 edition, 2007) 2 Ethem Alpaydin, Introduction to Machine Learning, MIT Press, 2004

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