Department of Statistics and Operations Research
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- Office Hours: Monday 13-14, or by appointment via email.
Note new Targil 4 below
Thurseday 12-15 Schrieber 08
Copies of slides presented at class will be available at this homepage
Graphical Methods for Data Analysis
by Chambers, J.M., Cleveland, W.S., Kliener B., Tukey, P.A., Duxbury Press.
Understanding Robust and Exploratory Data Analysis
by Hoaglin, Mosteller, Tukey (UREDA).
- Exploring Data Tables Trends and Shapes
by Hoaglin, Mosteller, Tukey (HMT2).
The statistical software we shall use is Splus.
The level needed is that taught at Introduction to Statistics Course
Tutorial material is available in the following documents
(which can also be printed).
Other books on S and Splus which we shall use are:
- S-plus Guide
Guide to Statistical and Mathematical Analysis
- The New S Language
by Becker Chambers and Wilks.
Please keep on looking at this list as the course progresses.
Some of these will be activated later,
and by clicking on them further information, material, etc. will be
Six homework sets will be assigned and graded.
They will carry increasing weight as the course progresses,
and together constitute 30-40% of the final grade.
The rest is determined by a final openbook exam.
Targil 3 : Indidividual data sets are available:
Targil 4 .
Last update: May 16, 2001