News:
09/02: Course schedule updated.
08/27: Lecture 1 slides have now been posted.
08/19: Piazza signup link.
08/19: Our first lecture will be on Aug 27th (Tu) at 4pm in Frey 309.
Date  Topic  Readings  Notes 

Aug 27 (Tue) [Lec 01] 
Course introduction, class logistics  
Aug 29 (Thu) [Lec 02] 
Probability review  1

AoS 1.1  1.5 MHB 3.1  3.4 

Sep 03 (Tue) [Lec 03] 
Probability review  2

AoS 1.6, 1.7 MHB 3.3  3.6 
assignment 1 out 
Sep 05 (Thu) [Lec 04] 
Random variables  1

AoS 2.1  2.3, 3.1  3.4 MHB 3.7  3.9 
Python scripts: draw_Bernoulli, draw_Binomial, draw_Geometric 
Sep 10 (Tue) [Lec 05] 
Random variables  2

AoS 2.4, 3.1  3.4 MHB 3.7  3.9, 3.14.1 
Python scripts: draw_Uniform, draw_Exponential, draw_Normal 
Sep 12 (Thu) [Lec 06] 
Random variables  3

AoS 2.5  2.7, 5.3  5.4 MHB 3.10, 3.13, 3.14.2 
assignment 1 due assignment 2 out 
Sep 17 (Tue) [Lec 07] 
Nonparametric inference  1

AoS 6.1, 6.2, 6.3.1 
Python scripts: sample_Bernoulli, sample_Binomial, sample_Geometric 
Sep 19 (Thu) [Lec 08] 
Nonparametric inference  2

AoS 6.3.1, 7.1  7.2 
Python scripts: sample_Uniform, sample_Exponential, sample_Normal, eCDF 
Sep 24 (Tue) [Lec 09] 
Confidence intervals

AoS 6.3.2, 7.1  assignment 2 due assignment 3 out Required collisions.csv dataset for A3. 
Sep 26 (Thu) [Lec 10] 
Parametric inference  1

AoS 6.3.1  6.3.2, 9.1  9.2  
Oct 01 (Tue) [Lec 11] 
Parametric inference  2

AoS 9.1  9.2  
Oct 03 (Thu) [Lec 12] 
Parametric inference  3
Practice midterm 1 solutions 
AoS 9.3  9.4, 9.6  assignment 3 due assignment 4 out Required datasets: Freedom, Generosity, Trust. 
Oct 08 (Tue)  Midterm 1  
Oct 10 (Thu) [Lec 13] 
Python programming tutorial Python scripts: basic.py, test_plot.py, matrix.py 
Guest lecture by Muhammad Wajahat  
Oct 15 (Tue)  Fall break  No class  
Oct 17 (Thu) [Lec 14] 
Hypothesis testing  1

AoS 10  10.1 DSD 5.3  5.3.1 

Oct 22 (Tue)  Instructor traveling  No class  
Oct 24 (Thu)  Instructor traveling  No class  
Oct 29 (Tue) [Lec 15] 
Hypothesis testing  2

AoS 10  10.1  assignment 4 due 
Oct 31 (Thu) [Lec 16] 
Hypothesis testing  3

AoS 10.10.2, 15.4 DSD 5.3.2  5.3.3 

Nov 05 (Tue) [Lec 17] 
Hypothesis testing  4

AoS 10.2, 10.5 DSD 5.5 
assignment 5 out 
Nov 07 (Thu) [Lec 18] 
Hypothesis testing  5

AoS 3.3, 10.3  10.4 DSD 2.3 

Nov 12 (Tue) [Lec 19] 
Bayesian inference  1

AoS 11.1  11.2 DSD 5.6 

Nov 14 (Thu) [Lec 20] 
Statistics in Medicine  Guest lecture by Dr. Shrivastava  
Nov 19 (Tue) [Lec 21] 
Bayesian inference  2

AoS 11.1  11.2 DSD 5.6 
assignment 5 due assignment 6 out Required datasets: q2_sigma3.dat, q2_sigma100.dat. 
Nov 21 (Thu) [Lec 22] 
Regression  1

AoS 13.1, 13.3  13.4
DSD 9.1 

Nov 26 (Tue) [Lec 23] 
Regression  2

AoS 13.5
DSD 9.1 

Nov 28 (Thu)  Thanksgiving break  No class  
Dec 03 (Tue)  Midterm 2 review  assignment 6 due  
Dec 05 (Thu)  Midterm 2 