Course Synopses

16:750:568 LARGE SCALE DATA ANALYSIS IN PHYSICS AND ASTRONOMY (3)

  • Course Description:

    Prerequisite: 750:501 Quantum Mechanics and 750:507 Classical Mechanics, or permission of the instructor. Statistical analysis techniques including probability distributions, maximum likelihood, significance tests, Bayesian statistics, statistical/machine learning, kernel methods and neural networks, with example applications to current large-scale analysis problems in physics and astronomy.

  • Learning Management System: http://www.physics.rutgers.edu/grad/568/