MA8701 General Statistical Methods

(Spring 2009)

Textbook:   Peter J. Bickel and Kjell A. Doksum. Mathematical statistics: basic ideas and selected topics, 2-nd edition, 2001, Prentice Hall.

Errata here.


Schedule:
Lectures: Tuesday 10:15-12:00, room 734
Thursday 10:15-12:00, room 734


Messages:

25.05.09: Examination results: Alessandro - B, Erlend - A, Gabriele - A, Haakon - A, Håkon - A, Kjartan - A, Rupali - B.

30.04.09: Solutions of exercises are here and here)

21.04.09: The exam is on Monday, 25.05.09 at 8:15, room 734 (SB2). Those who cannot take the exam this day, let me know, we try to find another day.

26.02.09: 17.03.09 and 19.03.09 there are no lectures. Use this time to solve exercises.

6.01.09: First lecture is on Tuesday, 20 January, 10:15, room 734 (SB2).

23.12.08: First meeting is 6 January, 10:15, room 822 (SB2). If this time is not convenient, please let me know.


Plan:
Lecture 1.
(20.01.09)
Chapter 1: 1.1, 1.2, 1.3.
Exercises: 1.1.3, 1.1.6, 1.2.6
Lecture 2.
(22.01.09)
Chapter 1: 1.3, 1.5.
Exercises: 1.3.1, 1.3.14
Lecture 3.
(27.01.09)
Chapter 1: 1.5, 1.6.
Exercises: 1.5.3, 1.5.4
Lecture 4.
(29.01.09)
Chapter 1: 1.6. A: A.12.
Exercises: 1.5.7, 1.5.9
Lecture 5.
(3.02.09)
Chapter 1: 1.6, 1.4. A: A.4. B: B.1, B.5.
Exercises: 1.6.2, 1.6.5
Lecture 6.
(5.02.09)
Chapter 1: (repetition, exercises)

Lecture 7.
(10.02.09)
Chapter 2: 2.1, 2.2.
Exercises: 1.4.5, 1.4.6
Lecture 8.
(12.02.09)
Chapter 2: 2.2.
Exercises: 2.1.3, 2.1.6
Lecture 9.
(17.02.09)
Chapter 2: 2.3.
Exercises: 2.2.10
Lecture 10.
(19.02.09)
Chapter 2: 2.3, Chapter 3: 3.1, 3.2.
Exercises: 2.2.13, 2.3.2
Lecture 11.
(24.02.09)
Chapter 3: 3.2, 3.3.
Exercises: 3.2.2
Lecture 12.
(26.02.09)
Chapter 3: 3.3, 3.4.
Exercises: 3.3.4
Lecture 13.
(3.03.09)
Chapter 3: 3.4.
Exercises: 3.4.1
Lecture 14.
(5.03.09)
Chapter 3: 3.4.
Exercises: 3.4.10
Lecture 15.
(10.03.09)
Chapter 3: 3.5, Chapter 4: 4.1.
Exercises: 3.4.12
Lecture 16.
(12.03.09)
Chapter 4: 4.1, 4.2.
Exercises: 4.1.1
Lecture 17.
(24.03.09)
Chapter 4: 4.3.
Exercises: 4.1.3, 4.2.4(a)
Lecture 18.
(26.03.09)
Chapter 4: 4.4.
Exercises: 4.3.5
Lecture 19.
(31.03.09)
Chapter 4: 4.5, 4.6, 4.7.
Exercises: 4.3.4, 4.4.2
Lecture 20.
(2.04.09)
Chapter 4: 4.8, 4.9.
Exercises: 4.4.12
Lecture 21.
(16.04.09)
Chapter 5: 5.1, 5.2.
Exercises: 5.2.2
Lecture 22.
(21.04.09)
Chapter 5: 5.1, 5.2.
Exercises: 5.2.6
Lecture 23.
(23.04.09)
Chapter 5: 5.3.
Exercises: 5.2.5
Lecture 24.
(28.04.09)
Chapter 5: 5.3.1, 5.3.2, 5.4.3.
Exercises:
Lecture 25.
(30.04.09)
Chapter 5: 5.4.4, 5.4.5.
Exercises:
Lecture 26.
(5.05.09)
Repetition, exercises