Theory of estimation, minimum variance and unbiased estimators, maximum likelihood theory, Bayesian estimation, prior and posterior distributions, confidence intervals for general estimators, standard estimators and distributions such as the Student-t and F-distribution from a more advanced viewpoint, hypothesis testing, the Neymann-Pearson Lemma (about best possible tests), linear models, and other topics as time permits. Prerequisite: CSE 131 or 200, Math 3200 and 493, or permission of the instructor. Math 310 is recommended but not required.
Course Attributes: FA NSMAR NSMAS NSM
Section 01Mathematical Statistics
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