TMA4315 Generalized linear models

(Autumn 2009)

Textbook:   
Annette J. Dobson, Adrian G. Barnett. An Inntroduction to Generalized Linear Models, Third Edition, 2008, Chapman and Hall.

Lecturer   
Nikolai Ushakov http://www.math.ntnu.no/~ushakov

Teaching assistent   
Allessandro Ottavi http://www.math.ntnu.no/~ottavi


Schedule:
Lectures: Wednesday 8:15-10:00 F3
Friday 10:15-12:00 MA24

Exercises: Monday 10:15-11:00 R3

Messages:

2.12.09: Solutions of the exam problems are here.

26.11.09: The oral exam is on Wednesday 9.12.09, at 10:00, room 734.

26.11.09: The written exam is on Monday 30.11.09. Syllabus: chapters 1-9. Tillatte hjelpemidler: 1) Tabeller og formler i statistikk, Tapir forlag, 2) K.Rottmann, Matematisk formelsamling, 3) Ett gult A4-ark med IMF-stempel med egne håndskrevne formler og notater, 4) Godkjent enkel kalkulator.

4.11.09: Next week (week 46 i.e. 9.11.09-15.11.09) there are no lectures. Work with the fourth obligatory exercise. The exercise is here. Data: breath.txt. The exercise can be done alone or in groups of two. To be delivered in the mailbox of Allessandro Ottavi (research assistant) or sent electronically (pdf) to ottavi@math.ntnu.no by 24.11.08. Use student numbers. All questions to Allessandro Ottavi (room 1224, Sentralbygg 2).

22.10.09: Next week (week 44 i.e. 26.10.09-1.11.09) there are no lectures. Work with the third obligatory exercise. The exercise is here. Data: flourBeetle.txt. The exercise can be done alone or in groups of two. To be delivered in the mailbox of Allessandro Ottavi (research assistant) or sent electronically (pdf) to ottavi@math.ntnu.no by 17.11.09. Use student numbers. All questions to Allessandro Ottavi (room 1224, Sentralbygg 2).

30.09.09: Next week (week 41 i.e. 5.10.09-11.10.09) there are no lectures. Work with the second obligatory exercise. The exercise is here. Data: Cars.txt, Insul.txt, Statedata.txt. The exercise can be done alone or in groups of two. To be delivered in the mailbox of Allessandro Ottavi (research assistant) or sent electronically (pdf) to ottavi@math.ntnu.no by 20.10.09. Use student numbers. All questions to Allessandro Ottavi (room 1224, Sentralbygg 2).

3.09.09: Next week (week 37 i.e. 7.09.09-13.09.09) there are no lectures. Work with the first obligatory exercise (exercise 2.1 in the texbook). The exercise can be done alone or in groups of two. To be delivered in the mailbox of Allessandro Ottavi (research assistant) or sent electronically (pdf) to ottavi@math.ntnu.no by 16.09.09. Use student numbers. All questions to Allessandro Ottavi (room 1224, Sentralbygg 2).

Note that there are misprints in the formulation of exercise 2.1 in the textbook (in 2.1e). The correct is:

10.08.09: First meeting is 19 August.

Plan:
Lecture 1.
(19.08.09)
Chapter 1.
Exercises:
Lecture 2.
(21.08.09)
Chapter 1.
Exercises: 1.1, 1.2, 1.5
Lecture 3.
(26.08.09)
Chapter 2.
Exercises:
Lecture 4.
(28.08.09)
Chapter 2.
Exercises: 2.4
Lecture 5.
(2.09.09)
Chapter 3.
Exercises: 3.2, 3.3, 3.4
Lecture 6.
(4.09.09)
Chapter 3 (3.4, 3.5), Chapter 4 (4.1, 4.2).
Exercises:
9.09.09
No lecture
Obligatory exercise 1 (exercise 2.1 in the textbook)

11.09.09
No lecture
Obligatory exercise 1 (exercise 2.1 in the textbook)

Lecture 7.
(16.09.09)
Chapter 4.
Exercises:
Lecture 8.
(18.09.09)
Chapter 4.
Exercises: 4.1, 4.3
Lecture 9.
(23.09.09)
Chapter 5.
Exercises:
Lecture 10.
(25.09.09)
Chapter 5.
Exercises: 5.1, 5.2
Lecture 11.
(30.09.09)
Chapter 6.
Exercises:
Lecture 12.
(2.10.09)
Chapter 6.
Exercises:
7.10.09
No lecture
Obligatory exercise 2

9.10.09
No lecture
Obligatory exercise 2

Lecture 13.
(14.10.09)
Chapter 6.
Exercises:
Lecture 14.
(16.10.09)
Chapter 7.
Exercises:
Lecture 15.
(21.10.09)
Chapter 7.
Exercises:
Lecture 16.
(23.10.09)
Chapter 8.
Exercises:
28.10.09
No lecture
Obligatory exercise 3

30.10.09
No lecture
Obligatory exercise 3

Lecture 17.
(4.11.09)
Chapter 8.
Exercises:
Lecture 18.
(6.11.09)
Chapter 9.
Exercises:
11.11.09
No lecture
Obligatory exercise 4

13.11.09
No lecture
Obligatory exercise 4

Lecture 19.
(18.11.09)
Chapter 9, Chapter 10.
Exercises:
Lecture 20.
(20.11.09)
Chapter 10.
Exercises: