PHY231 Data analysis - Lectures

Lecture notes

The lectures are on Tuesdays 09:00-09:45 in Y16-G-05. You can find below the accompanying slides to these lectures.

Date Lecture notes
21/09

 Barlow Ch. 7.1      Introduction (PDF, 9 MB) Lecture1_Probability (PDF, 304 KB) podcast

28/09  Barlow Ch. 2.2,2.4   Lecture2_StatisticalUncertainties (PDF, 1 MB) podcast
05/10  Barlow Ch. 2.3, 2.6 Lecture3_Mean_and_Covariance (PDF, 1 MB) podcast
12/10  Barlow Ch. 3.2, 3.3 Lecture4_ProbabilityMassFunctions (PDF, 1 MB) podcast
19/10  Barlow Ch. 3.4, 4.1 Lecture5_ProbabilityDensityFunctions (PDF, 2 MB) podcast
26/10  Barlow Ch. 4.4 Lecture6_SystematicUncertainties (PDF, 1 MB) podcast
02/11  Barlow Ch. 4.2,4.3 Lecture7_ErrorPropagation (PDF, 2 MB) podcast
09/11

 Barlow Ch 8.1,8.2, 8.4 Lecture8_HypothesisTesting (PDF, 1 MB) podcast

16/11  Revision
23/11

Barlow Ch. 6.1/6.2 Lecture9_LeastSquaresMethod (PDF, 1 MB) podcast

30/11 Lecture10_MoreLeastSquares (PDF, 1 MB) podcast
07/12

Lecture11_MaximumLikelihood (PDF, 1 MB) podcast

14/12 Lecture12_MaximumLikelihoodAndLeastSquares (PDF, 1 MB) podcast
21/12 Lecture13_ConfidenceAndCredibility (PDF, 1 MB) podcast

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