Graham Sustainability Institute

Data Analysis, Inference, and Estimation

EARTH 468

This course introduces students to methods for the statistical description of data and their uncertainties, and the inference and estimation of indirect information. Emphasis is placed on conceptual understanding and practical application. Topics include error propagation, cluster analysis, Markov Chain Monte Carlo, least squares regression, robust regression, and model selection.

Credits: 
2
School(s)/College(s): 
Literature, Science, & Arts » Earth and Environmental Sciences
Semesters: 
Fall 2020
Fall 2019
Fall 2018
Fall 2021