Datorintensiva statistiska metoder, 6 hp
HT 2021, Halvfart, Linköping
The course aims to provide an understanding of computational tools and algorithms used for making statistical and numerical analyses. The course contents is a mix of theoretical concepts, computer exercises in programming language R and discussion seminars. Such concepts as random number generation, Markov Chain Monte Carlo, solving systems of equations, numerical likelihood maximization, stochastic search algorithms and many other concepts are studied in the course.