UCLA Department of Statistics

Spring 2010 Mini-Course Materials

Spring 2010 Schedule

Date Topic Presenter Materials
Week 1
March 29 Organizational Meeting for Statistics 285 Mahtash Esfandiari
Week 2
April 5 R Programming & Graphics I: Introduction to Programming and Graphics Brigid Wilson


April 7 R Programming II: Data Manipulation and Functions Denise Ferrari


Week 3
April 12 LaTeX I: Writing a Document, Paper, or Thesis David Diez


April 14 LaTeX II: Bibliographies, Style and Math David Diez


Week 4
April 19 LaTeX III: Sweave – Embedding R in LaTeX Colin Rundel


April 21 LaTeX IV: Academic Talks and Presentations Mine Cetinkaya


Week 5
April 26 R Graphics II: Graphics for Exploratory Data Analysis Irina Kukuyeva


April 28 R Graphics III: Customizing Graphics Ryan Rosario
Week 6
May 3 R Stats I: Introductory Statistics Mine Cetinkaya


May 5 R Stats II: Linear Regression Tiffany Himmel


Week 7
May 10 R Stats III: Nonlinear Regression Cancelled
May 12 LaTeX V: Creating Vector Graphics in LaTeX Ryan Rosario
Week 8
May 17 Advanced Topics in R – TBA TBA
May 19 Advanced Topics in R – TBA TBA
Week 9
May 24 R Stats III: Nonlinear Regression Tiffany Himmel


May 26 Advanced Topics in R – TBA TBA
Week 10
May 31 HOLIDAY
June 2 No mini-course scheduled. TBA