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MAT 356 Lecture Schedule, Spring 2004 MAT 356 Course Homepage
Week Topics
Week 1 (1/12--1/16) Introduction: statistical software; review of simple linear regression.
Week 2 (1/19--1/23) Multiple linear regression I
Week 3 (1/26--1/30) Multiple linear regression II
Homework #1 due: January 30 (Friday)
Week 4 (2/2--2/6) Logistic regression
Week 5 (2/9--2/13) Review of one-way ANOVA
Homework #2 due: February 13 (Friday)
Week 6 (2/16--2/20) Two-way ANOVA; introduction to the design of experiment
Week 7 (2/23--2/27) Complete randomized block design; Latin square design
Midterm exam: February 27 (Friday)
Week 8 (3/1--3/5) Factorial design
Homework #3 due: March 5 (Friday)
Week 9 (3/15--3/19)  Computer simulation: introduction. Generating samples from a given distribution.
Week 10 (3/22--3/26) Numerical integration; Monte Carlo integration; 
Week 11 (3/29--4/2) Variance reduction
Homework #4 due: April 2 (Friday)
Week 12 (4/5--4/9) Resampling method: Bootstrap
Week 13 (4/12--4/16) Introduction to Markov Chain Monte Carlo 
Homework #5 due: April 16 (Friday)
Week 14 (4/19--4/23) Nonparametric smoothing
Week 15 (4/26--4/30) Project presentation
Project written report due: April 30 (Friday)
Homework #6 due: April 28 (Wednesday)
Week 16 (5/3--5/7) Final exam due:  May 3 (Monday) 1:00 PM
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