STAT 950: Computational Statistics I

Prereqs: STAT 883; STAT 823 or concurrent enrollment.
Prior experience with “R” software is required.
Statistical computing needed for research and advanced statistical analyses. Topics include: bootstrap, high performance computing, jackknife, Linux, Markov chain Monte Carlo, Monte Carlo simulation, numerical differentiation and integration, optimization, parallel processing, permutation tests.
This course is a prerequisite for: STAT 951
Credit Hours: 3
Course Format: Lecture 3
Course Delivery: Classroom