Theory of Statistical Inference - STAT 513 - fa 2020

10:05 am - 11:20 am, TR, Close-Hipp Building 335, Aug 20, 2020 - Dec 14, 2020

Instructor: Dr. Karl Gregory
Instructor office: 219C LeConte College

Office hour (Virtual): 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. Monday, in BB collaborate course room
Office hour (In-person) 😷: 3:00 - 4:30 p.m. Tuesday

Teaching assistant: Zile Zhao, zilez [at]

Course syllabus

Prerequisite material:
Link to STAT 511 lectures
Link to STAT 512 lectures

Lecture notes Accompanying slides Topics Corresponding section(s) of Wackerly book
Lec_01.pdf Lec_01_slides.pdf Inference, tests of hypotheses, power and size 10.1, 10.2
Lec_02.pdf Lec_02_slides.pdf Inference about the mean and variance of a Normal population 10.5, 10.8, 10.9
Lec_03.pdf Lec_03_slides.pdf Measuring strength of evidence against the null with p-values 10.6
Lec_04.pdf Lec_04_slides.pdf Comparing two Normal populations 10.8, 10.9
Lec_05.pdf Lec_05_slides.pdf Some large-sample tests and sample size calculations 10.3, 10.4
End Exam I material
Lec_06.pdf Lec_06_slides.pdf Likelihood ratio tests, Neyman-Pearson Lemma, asymptotic likelihood ratio tests 10.10, 10.11
Lec_07.pdf Lec_07_slides.pdf Simple linear regression 11.1 - 11.7
Lec_08.pdf Lec_08_slides.pdf Multiple linear regression 11.10 - 11.14
End Exam II material
Lec_09.pdf Lec_09_slides.pdf Bayesian inference 16.1 - 16.4
Lec_10.pdf Lec_10_slides.pdf Contingency tables 14.1,14.2,14.4,14.5
Lec_11.pdf Lec_11_slides.pdf Censored data and survival analysis

Homework assignments template.tex template.Rmd LaTex_symbols Due by midnight on Solutions
hw_01.pdf Thursday, Sep 3rd hw_01_sol.pdf
hw_02.pdf Tuesday, Sep 15th hw_02_sol.pdf
hw_03.pdf Thursday, Sep 24th hw_03_sol.pdf
hw_04.pdf Thursday, Oct 8th hw_04_sol.pdf
hw_05.pdf Thursday, Oct 15th hw_05_sol.pdf
hw_06.pdf Thursday, Oct 22nd hw_06_sol.pdf
hw_07.pdf Thursday, Nov 5th hw_07_sol.pdf
hw_08.pdf Tuesday, Nov 24th hw_08_sol.pdf
hw_09.pdf Thursday, Dec 3rd 🎉 hw_09_sol.pdf

Exams Solutions
Exam_01.pdf Exam_01_sol.pdf
Exam_02.pdf Exam_02_sol.pdf

Project required for graduate students Due
grad_project.pdf Tuesday, Dec 1st (per email)

Exams from fa 2019 Solutions
STAT_513_fa_2019_Exam_I.pdf STAT_513_fa_2019_Exam_I_sol.pdf
STAT_513_fa_2019_Exam_II.pdf STAT_513_fa_2019_Exam_II_sol.pdf
STAT_513_fa_2019_Final_Exam.pdf STAT_513_fa_2019_Final_Exam_sol.pdf

Exams from fa 2018 Solutions
STAT_513_fa_2018_Exam_I.pdf STAT_513_fa_2018_Exam_I_sol.pdf
STAT_513_fa_2018_Exam_II.pdf STAT_513_fa_2018_Exam_II_sol.pdf
STAT_513_fa_2018_Final_Exam.pdf STAT_513_fa_2018_Final_Exam_sol.pdf

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