June 7, 2010 (Monday)
7:45 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Registration, continental breakfast, and computer accounts
8:30 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. Welcome
(Daniel Larson, Dean, Eberly College
8:45 a.m. - 9:20 a.m.
to the Summer School
(G. Jogesh Babu &
9:20 a.m. - 10:40 a.m. Probability I
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Probability II
1:45 p.m. - 3:10 p.m.
3:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Introduction to R & Exploratory Data Analysis
June 8, 2010 (Tuesday)
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
10:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Regression
1:45 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Hypothesis Testing and Estimation
3:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Issues in Astronomy (Eric
3:50 p.m. - 5:20 p.m. Regression Analysis
Regression for WMAP data
June 9, 2010 (Wednesday)
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Multivariate Analysis
10:30 a.m. - 12:00 noon Cluster Analysis
1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Multivariate Computations and Cluster Analysis
3:30 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
6:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
The Nittany Lion Inn (Alumni Lounge)
June 10, 2010 (Thursday)
8:30 a.m. - 10:15 a.m. Nonparametric Statistics
10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
(G. Jogesh Babu)
R: Bootstrap for Censored Data
1:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Simulation and Bootstrapping
5:30 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Picnic at Professor
William Harkness's home
June 11, 2010 (Friday)
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Model Selection and Goodness of Fit
(G. Jogesh Babu)
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Analysis I (Thomas Loredo)
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Analysis II (Thomas Loredo)
1:45 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
3:45 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.
June 12, 2010 (Saturday)
8:45 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Facing the Challenge: Complex Theory and Complex Data in Astrostatistics
End of the School
G. Jogesh Babu, Debashis Ghosh, David Hunter, Murali Haran, Thomas
Hettmansperger, and James Rosenberger (Statisticians, Penn State).
Eric Feigelson (Astronomer, Penn State). Chad Schafer (Statistician,
Thomas Loredo (Astronomer, Cornell University).
Scott Roths (Graduate Student, Penn State).
BOOKLET OF LECTURE NOTES
- Registration & continental breakfast: Lobby of 102 Chemistry Building
- Classroom sessions: 102 Chemistry Building
- Computer LAB sessions: 64 Willard Building, except on June 9th and 10th.
- On June 9th and 10th, computer LAB sessions will be held at 113 IST Building