Courses and Textbooks, Spring 2019

Statistics Courses -Spring 2019

Note: All textbooks are available at University Book Store.

STAT:1010 STATISTICS AND SOCIETY (3 s.h.)
Lecture AAA (sections A01-A04)
Instructor — Colin Lewis-Beck

Required Text —  Bennett and Briggs, Statistical Reasoning for Everyday life , ISBN-13: 978-0134494043, Pearson Publications; 5th Edition 

STAT:1020 ELEMENTARY STATISTICS AND INFERENCE (3 s.h.)
Lecture AAA (sections A11-A14)
Instructor — Robert Ankenmann
Required Text — De Veaux, Velleman, Bock, Intro Stats, 5th ed.

Lecture BBB (sections B21-B26)
Instructor —  Mary Russo
Required Text — De Veaux, Velleman, Bock, Intro Stats, 5th ed.

Section 0100 (stand-alone section; no additional lecture is required)
Instructor — Mary Russo
Required Text — De Veaux, Velleman, Bock, Intro Stats, 5th ed.

Section 0EXW  (online class)
Instructor — Sheila Barron
Required Text — De Veaux, Velleman, Bock, Intro Stats, 5th ed.

STAT:1030  STATISTICS FOR BUSINESS (4 s.h.)
Lecture AAA (sections A01-A22)
Instructor — Blake Whitten
Required Text — Moore, McCabe, Duckworth & Sclove, The Practice of Business Statistics, 3rd ed.

Section 0EXW (online class)
Instructor — R. Russo
Recommended Text — Moore, McCabe, Duckworth & Sclove, The Practice of Business Statistics, 3rd ed.

STAT:2010  STATISTICAL METHODS AND COMPUTING (3 s.h.)
Section 0001 (sections A11-A13)
Instructor — Kate Cowles
Required Text — Moore, The Basic Practice of Statistics, 6th ed. (CD not required)

STAT:2020  PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS FOR THE ENGINEERING AND PHYSICAL SCIENCES (3 s.h.)
Lecture AAA  
Instructor — Matt Bognar
Required Text — Montgomery and Runger, Applied Statistics and Probability for Engineers, 6th edition, 2013, Wiley

Lecture BBB  Instructor — Matt Bognar
Required Text — Montgomery and Runger, Applied Statistics and Probability for Engineers, 6th edition, 2013, Wiley

STAT:3101 INTRODUCTION TO MATHEMATICAL STATISTICS II (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Colin Lewis-Beck

Required Text — Probability and Statistical Inference (9th Edition), Hogg, Tanis and Zimmerman, Pearson.

Section 0002
Instructor — Colin Lewis-Beck

Required Text — Probability and Statistical Inference (9th Edition), Hogg, Tanis and Zimmerman, Pearson.

STAT:3120  PROBABILITY AND STATISTICS (4 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — R. Russo
Required Text — Tanis & Hogg, A Brief Course in Mathematical Statistics, 2008, Prentice Hall.

STAT:3200  APPLIED LINEAR REGRESSION (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Erning Li
Textbook— None Required

Section 0002
Instructor — Erning Li
Textbook— None Required

STAT:3210 EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN & ANALYSIS (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Erning Li 
Recommended Text — Montgomery, Design and Analysis of Experiments, 9th edition, 2017, Wiley.

STAT:3510  BIOSTATISTICS (3 s.h.)
Lecture AAA (A11, A12, A13, A14)
Instructor — Joyee Ghosh
Required — Principles of Biostatistics, 2nd Edition, Marcello Pagano and Kimberlee Gauvreau, 2017, CRC Press,  ISBN:978-1-138-69314-5

Lecture BBB (sections B21, B22, B23, B24)
Instructor —  Joyee Ghosh

Principles of Biostatistics, 2nd Edition, Marcello Pagano and Kimberlee Gauvreau, 2017, CRC Press, ISBN: 978-1-138-69314-5

Lecture CCC (C31, C32, C33, C34)
Instructor —  Michelle Larson

Book- None.

Required- Calculator capable of Statistical Functions (TI-84 recommended; contact instructor for approval of other calculators).   

Calculator capable of Statistical Functions (TI-84 recommended; contact instructor for approval of other calculators).   

STAT:4101 MATHEMATICAL STATISTICS II (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Sanvesh Srivastava
Required Text — Hogg, McKean & Craig, Introduction to Mathematical Statistics, 7th ed.

Section 0002
Instructor — Boxiang Wang
Required Text — Hogg, McKean & Craig, Introduction to Mathematical Statistic, 7th ed.

STAT:4200 STATISTICAL METHODS AND COMPUTING (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Kate Cowles
Required Text — Moore, The Basic Practice of Statistics, 6th ed. (CD is not required)

STAT:4580  DATA VISUALIZATION AND DATA TECHNOLOGIES (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Luke Tierney
Required Text; None required

Recommended Text — Antony Unwin (2015), Graphical Data Analysis with R Chapman & Hall/CRC;  Hadley Wickham and Garrett Grolemund (2016), R for Data Science, O’Reilly; Paul Murrell (2009). Introduction to Data Technologies, Chapman & Hall/CRC.

STAT:5101  STATISTICAL INFERENCE II (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Joseph Lang
Required Text —  Casella & Berger, Statistical Inference, 2nd. ed.

STAT:5120  MATHEMATICAL METHODS FOR STATISTICS (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — R. Russo
Required Text —  Principles of Mathematical Analysis, Third Edition, Walter Rudin, McGraw Hill; Required Text - Introductory Real Analysis vy Domin. 1st ed.

STAT:5201 APPLIED STATISTICS II (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Rhonda DeCook
Required Text —  Oehlert, G.W.(2000), A First Course in Design and Analysis of Experiments, New York: W.H. Freeman and Company. Oehlert’s book is now freely available on-line.  http://users.stat.umn.edu/~gary/book/fcdae.pdf

STAT:6220  STATISTICAL CONSULTING (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Rhonda DeCook
Required Text —   None required.

STAT:6301  PROBABILITY AND STOCHASTIC PROCESES II (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Osnat Stramer
Required Text —  None required.

STAT:6530  ENVIRONMENTAL AND SPATIAL STATISTICS (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Dale Zimmerman
Required Text —   Model-based Geostatistics, by Peter J. Diggle and Paulo J. Ribeiro, Jr. (2007).  Springer.

STAT:6560  APPLIED TIME SERIES ANALYSIS (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Osnat Stamer
Required Text — Time Series Analysis with Applications in R  by Jonathan Cryer and Kung-Sik Chan. 2nd edition, published by Springer Verlag

STAT:6590  TOPICS IN STATISTICS (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Aixin Tan
Required Text — TBD

STAT:6990  READINGS IN STATISTICS (arr.)
An instructor number and approval required for registration in this course.

STAT:7101 ADVANCED INFERENCE II (3 s.h.)
Section 001
Instructor — Jian Huang
Required Text —van der Vaart, Asymptotic Statistics, Cambridge University Press (1998)

STAT:7190 SEMINAR: MATHEMATICAL STATISTICS (arr.)
Section 0001
Instructor - pending
Required Text —  None required

Section 0002
Instructor - pending
Required Text — None required

STAT:7400 COMPUTER INTENSIVE STATISTICS (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Luke Tierney
Recommended Text —  Geof H. Givens, Jennifer A. Hoeting (2005).  Computational Statistics Wiley-Interscience.

Norman Matloff (2011). The Art of R Programming: A Tour of Statistical Software Design, No Starch Press.

John Monahan (2011).  Numerical Methods of Statistics, 2nd Edition, Cambridge University Press.

 

 


Actuarial Science — Spring 2019

 

ACTS:3080 MATHEMATICS OF FINANCE I (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor — Michelle Larson
Book- None

Required: Texas Instruments BA-II Plus or BA-II Plus Professional calculator (approved by SOA; required for SOA FM exam)

ACTS:3110 ACTUARIAL EXAM P PREPARATION (1 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor —  Ambrose Lo
Required Text —  None required

ACTS:3210 ACTUARIAL EXAM FM PREPARATION (1 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor —  Michelle Larson
Required Text —  None required

ACTS:4180 LIFE CONTINGENCIES I (3 s.h.)
Instructor — Elias Shiu
Recommended Text — Dickson, Hardy & Waters, Actuarial Mathematics for Life Contingent Risks, 2nd ed.
Recommended Text — Solutions Manual for Actuarial Mathematics for Life Contingent Risks, 2nd ed.

ACTS:4380 MATHEMATICS OF FINANCE II (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor —  Ambrose Lo
Required Text — Lo, A., 2018. Derivative Pricing: A Problem-Based Primer, Chapman & Hall/CRC Press Financial Mathematics Series. ISBN: 9781138033351

ACTS:6480  LOSS DISTRIBUTIONS (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor —  N.D. Shyamalkumar
Recommended Text — Klugman, Stuart A.; Panjer, Harry H.; Willmot, Gordon E. Loss Models: from Data to Decisions (4th edition). 2012.

ACTS:6580  CREDIBILITY AND SURVIVAL ANALYSIS (3 s.h.)
Section 0001
Instructor —  N.D. Shyamalkumar
Recommended Text — Klugman, Stuart A.; Panjer, Harry H.; Willmot, Gordon E. Loss Models: from Data to Decisions (4th edition). 2012.