Universitätssternwarte - LMU Jochen Weller
Universitätssternwarte - LMU



Statistical Methods - An Introduction
Notes     Problem Sheets
There will be no lecture notes this term. The majority of the course follows the book:

"Data Analysis: A Bayesian Tutorial"
D.S. Sivia (with J. Skilling)
Oxford Science Publications

The statistical distributions are discussed in:

"Statistical Data Analysis"
G. Cowan
Oxford Science Publications

The MCMC chapter is inspired by:

"Markov Chain Monte Carlo in Practice"
W.R. Gilks, S. Richardson and D.J. Spiegelhalter
Chapman & Hall/CRC

Python Jupyter Notebooks from the lecture:

Lecture1
Lecture2a Lecture2b Lecture2c
Lecture3a Lecture3b
Lecture5
Lecture6
Lecture8
Lecture9
Lecture10
Lecture11
Problem Sheet 1 To be submitted by May, 2nd, 2017; 12:00 pm noon - First Tutorial, May 4th, 2017, 11:30-13:00.
Problem Sheet 2 Data File To be submitted by May, 9th, 2017; 12:00 pm noon
Problem Sheet 3 Data File, Cosmological Routines To be submitted by May, 16th, 2017; 12:00 pm noon
Problem Sheet 4 To be submitted by May, 30th, 2017; 12:00 pm noon
Problem Sheet 5 Data File, Cosmological Routines To be submitted by June, 6th, 2017; 12:00 pm noon
Problem Sheet 6 To be submitted by June, 20th, 2017; 12:00 pm noon
Problem Sheet 7 To be submitted by June, 27th, 2017; 12:00 pm noon
Problem Sheet 8 Data File, To be submitted by July, 4th, 2017; 12:00 pm noon
Problem Sheet 9 To be submitted by July, 11th, 2017; 12:00 pm noon
Problem Sheet 10 To be submitted by July, 18th, 2017; 12:00 pm noon

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email: jochen.weller(at)usm.uni-muenchen.de
Universitätssternwarte München
Ludwigs-Maximilians-Universität München
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81679 München
Tel. +49 (0) 89 2180 5976


Office Hours: Mondays, 14:00-15:00
Tutorials: Thursday, 11:30-13:00; Seminar Room, Universitaets-Sternwarte
Exam Date: 24.7.2017; 12:00-14:00; USM, Hoersaal
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