Special Mathematics Lecture

Statistics (Spring 2019)

Registration code : 0053621 Schedule : Wednesday (18:30 - 20.00) in room 207 of the Science Building A Registration: See page 15 of this document Additional support for Japanese students: some information

• Class dates :
April 17, 24
May 8, 15, 22, 29
June 5, 12, 19, 25 (additional lecture), 26 (special lecture on tree based methods)
July 3, 10, 17
• Link to a previous course on probability : here
• Study sessions     /     trailer for prospective Japanese students

Monday at 6.30 in room 207 of Science Building A, with Liyang and Chang
Tuesday at 6.30 in room 207 of Science Building A, with Song Ha and Tu Ha • Some common distributions : here
• The cumulative notes : here (notes taken by Liyang Zhang)
• For the evaluation, you need to submit the solutions of some exercises and/or the proofs of some statements. These submissions can take place at any time during the semester. If you have any question, contact me or Qiwen.
• References : (electronic version available upon request)
[An] An introduction to multivariate statistical analysis. A reference book, but a little bit old
[BD_I] and [BD_II] Mathematical statistics: basic ideas and selected topics. Extended version of a classical book of 1977
[CB] Statistical inference. Our main reference, seems very good
[CBs] Solutions for Statistical inference. Very helpful
[FEHP] Statistical distributions. Useful information on many common distributions
[GW] Probability: an introduction. Contains all you need to know about probability
[Ke] Theoretical Statistics: topics for a Core Course. Slightly more advanced
[LC] Theory of point estimation. For further reading, a classic
[LR] Testing Statistical Hypotheses. For further reading, another classic
[Ri] Mathematical statistics and data analysis.
[vdG] Mathematical statistics. Lecture notes used in ETH, Zurich
[Wa] All of statistics: a concise course in statistical inference. Contains a lot