Statistics 998

Statistical Consulting

Fall 2012 Schedule

DateTopicHandoutsItems Due
Sept. 4 Intro Material
Begin Mixed Model Example
Class Description
Guide to Data Analysis
Report Evaluation
Report Outline
Corn Yield Background
Corn Yield Data
Diagnostic Assignment
None
Sept. 6 Mixed Models Diesel Problem Handout
Diesel Data
Graph of corn yield data
Sept. 11 Discussion of diesel assignment Paper copies of diesel reports
Assignment and table for diesel reports
Responses to (a), (b), and (c) of first diesel assignment
Sept. 13 Discussion of diesel assignment reports Honeybee Assignment
Honeybee Data
Diagnostic reports
Written response to (d) for the diesel assignment
Sept. 18 Discussion of honeybee study Major Project 1 Background
Marmoset data (Excel file)
Honeybee assignment
Sept. 20 Discussion of diagnostic assignment   10 or more questions for marmoset scientist
Sept. 25 First visit by Anita Ginther Marmoset assignment
Marmoset slides (Power Point)
 
Sept. 27 Discussion of diagnostic assignment continued   Paragraph summarizing first visit by marmoset scientist.
Oct. 2 Second visit by Anita Ginther Ethics assignment  
Oct. 4 Ethics discussion   Ethics assignment (one page write-up).
Oct. 9 Copepod Exercise Copepod data
Copepod assignment
Marmoset major assignment.
Oct. 11 Karl Broman visit Interferon data (Excel spreadsheet)
Interferon assignment
Broman assignment
Copepod group assignment.
Oct. 16 Discussion of Marmoset Analyses/Interferon group work   Broman assignment.
Oct. 18 Interferon Group Presentations and Discussion Major Project 2 background
Major Project 2 (Veal) data (Excel spreadsheet), updated October 29
Interferon assignment.
Oct. 23 Dave Demets visit    
Oct. 25 First visit from Second Client Slides  
Oct. 30      
Nov. 1 Second visit from Second Client    
Nov. 6 Kevin Buhr visit    
Nov. 8 Rick Chappell visit    
Nov. 13 Tluczek visit    
Nov. 15      
Nov. 20      
Nov. 22 Thanksgiving - NO CLASS    
Nov. 27      
Nov. 29 MASTERS EXAM - NO CLASS    
Dec. 4      
Dec. 6      
Dec. 11      
Dec. 13      

Last modified: October 2, 2012

Bret Larget, brlarget@wisc.edu