STAT 432/512 &
BSTA 621 - Spring 2011

Mathematical Statistics

Mathematical Statistics

Lecturer: Dr W J Ewens

wewens@sas.upenn.edu

215 898 7109

Office: 324 Leidy Labs (corner 38th. St and Hamilton Walk)

Office hours: "I am available at all times to discuss any aspects of this course. Contact

information – email is best – is given above. Never hesitate to contact me or come to see

me at any time." - Professor Ewens

Midterm: During the normal class hours in the week

after the mid-semester break

Final: 12:00 – 2:00 Friday May 6, 2011

Homeworks

Assigned | Due | ||

Homework 1 | Thursday - January 20, 2011 | ||

Homework 2 | Thursday - January 27, 2011 | ||

Homework 3 | Thursday - February 3, 2011 | ||

Homework 4 | Thursday - February 10, 2011 | ||

Homework 5 | Thursday - February 17, 2011 | ||

Homework 6 | Thursday - February 24, 2011 | ||

Homework 7 | Thursday - March 3, 2011 | ||

Homework 8 | Thursday - March 17, 2011 | ||

Homework 9 | Thursday - March 31, 2011 | ||

Homework 10 | Thursday - April 7, 2011 | ||

Homework 11 | Thursday - April 14, 2011 | ||

Homework 12 | Thursday - April 21, 2011 |

Handouts

What you should know | |||

Gamma function | |||

What is statistics |
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Order statistics | |||

Sample Midterm 2010 | |||

What you should know for the midterm | |||

The Smith/Jones method | |||

Midterm solutions |

Other Materials

Link to Wharton account information

Course syllabus

Important Dates

Thursday, January 13, 2011 | First day of class |

During the normal class hours in the week after the mid-semester break | Midterm Exam |

12:00 – 2:00 Friday May 6, 2011 - JMHH 245 | Final Exam |

TA Contact Information

Mike Baiocchi

434 Huntsman Hall - 4th Floor

mbaiocch@wharton.upenn.edu