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Advanced Course, 5 credits, PAP303, spring 2020, periods 3 and 4

Course is held in Physicum, on Mondays at 10-12 in D117. Exercise sessions will be held on Mondays at 14-16 in computer class D210.

Lecturer: Antti Penttilä, you can contact me by e-mail, antti.i.penttila (a t) helsinki.fi, or room D310 in Physicum. Exercise sessions will be given by Joonas Herranen, e-mail joonas.herranen (a t) helsinki.fi.


Lectures and schedule
  • 13.01. Introduction
  • 20.01. Statistical inference
  • 27.01. Statistical tests
  • 03.02. Linear model
  • 10.02. Linear model, nonlinear model
  • 17.02.  ---TRAVELING--- 
  • 24.02. Nonparametric methods, multivariate methods
  • 09.03. Multivariate methods
  • 16.03. Bayesian inference
  • 23.03. Monte Carlo -methods
  • 30.03. Markov Chain Monte Carlo
  • 20.04. Artificial neural networks
  • 27.04. TBD
Course material

The course handout follows previous years but is refined during the course. Latest version is distributed here, but be aware that I will update the material while we advance in the lectures.

Latest SIM'2020 handout (updated 20-04-2020)

Exercise sessions


Supplementary data: two-variable.datlinear-model-data-1.datlinear-model-data-2a.datlinear-model-data-2b.datlinear-model-data-3.datdataRed.dat, asteroid_density.datMN-data-1.datMN-data-2.datMN-data-3.datspectra.dat, S-type asteroid spectra, C-type asteroid spectra, X-type asteroid spectra

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