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Summer School in Statistics for Astronomers XV (June 3 - 7, 2019)

Campus map     Venue: Berg Auditorium (100 Life Sciences Building)     Restaurants

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June 3, 2019 (Monday)

  8:30 a.m. -   8:50 a.m.    Registration
  8:50 a.m. -   9:00 a.m.    Welcome address

  9:00 a.m. -   9:40 a.m.    Astrostatistics: Past, Present, and Future (Eric Feigelson)  
  9:40 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.    Probability I (David Hunter)
          Break
11:20 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.    Probability II (David Hunter)
          Afternoon Session
  2:00 p.m. -   3:30 p.m.    Inference I (Hyungsuk Tak)  
          Break
  3:45 p.m. -   5:30 p.m.    Introduction to R   [R code] (Eric Feigelson)   LAB

June 4, 2019 (Tuesday)

  9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.    Inference II (Hyungsuk Tak )
          Break
10:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.    Model Fitting, Bootstrap & Model Selection (G. Jogesh Babu)  
               Afternoon Session
  2:00 p.m. -   3:45p.m.    Introduction to Regression (Chad Schafer)
          Break
  4:00 p.m. -   5:30 p.m.    R session for Astronomy II   [R code] (Eric Feigelson)   LAB     6:30 p.m. -  8:30 p.m.    Reception and Dinner at The Nittany Lion Inn
  
June 5, 2019 (Wednesday)

  9:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.    Multivariate Analysis, Clustering, and Classification (Chad Schafer)
          Break
11:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.    Spatial Models: A Quick Overview (Murali Haran
          Afternoon session
  2:00 p.m. -   3:30 p.m.    Introduction to Bayesian Inference I (Thomas Loredo)
          Break
  3:45 p.m. -   5:45 p.m.    R session for Astronomy III   [R code] (Eric Feigelson)   LAB
June 6, 2019 (Thursday)

  9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.    Introduction to Bayesian Inference II (Thomas Loredo)
          Break
10:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.    Markov Chain Monte Carlo (MCMC) (Murali Haran)
          Afternoon session
  2:00 p.m. -   3:45 p.m.    R session for Astronomy IV   [R code] (Eric Feigelson)   LAB     4:30 p.m. -   7:00 p.m.   Picnic at Sunset Park, 850 McKee St., State College
June 7, 2019 (Friday)

  9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.    Time Series Analysis (Eric Feigelson)  
          Break
10:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.    Illustrating Machine Learning with Random Forest (Peter Freeman)

End of the 15th Summer School in Statistics for Astronomers

BOOKLET OF LECTURE NOTES FOR SUMMER SCHOOL XV

INSTRUCTORS:
Department of StatisticsEberly College of ScienceDepartment of Astronomy and Astrophysics