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Spring 2011-2012
CEE 599B  

Special Topics in Environmental Engineering and Water Resources - Environmental Statistics

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Students will learn basic methods required for data analysis and interpretation of environmental processes. The emphasis will be on formulating questions, choosing appropriate statistical methods, and drawing appropriate conclusions. The course will cover concepts related to statistical inference, linear and generalized regression, and non-parametric statistics. Students will learn about statistical description of historical time series, analysis of stationarity, and non-stationary modeling. Basic concepts of geostatistics will be introduced. Statistical methods will be introduced through extensive use of hands-on analyses with real data.


Sample reading list:
See instructor for complete list

Reading/Writing assignments:
The instructor will provide unpublished lecture notes.

Requirements/Grading:
Mid Term Exam - 30%
Final Exam - 40%
Problem set(s) - 30%

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
42210 S01 1:00 pm - 2:20 pm M W        Enrolled:0 Limit:0 Canceled