SIO 221C Data Analysis Laboratory

Fall 2009

 Sarah Gille      
SIO Office: Nierenberg Hall 348    
Telephone: 822-4425
e-mail: sgille at

Meetings:  Tuesday and Thursday: 2:00-3:20, Spiess Hall 440 Conference Room

Course Requirements:  Complete 3 projects from list below (or new ones to be added; one project may be arranged with instructor to be tailored to research).  Each project is scheduled to take 3 weeks.  Students report on their progress at each class meeting and discuss problems and possible solutions with the group.  Written reports are submitted at the end of each project.  The course is taken S/U.

Course evaluations (Nov 23-Dec 6):

Reference books
Selected papers
Software possibilities

Organization:  September 24

Project 1 (spectral methods):  September 29, October 1, October 6, October 13, October 15, October 20; written reports due October 20) No class October 8

Project 2 (EOFs or objective mapping):  October 22, October 27, October 29, November 3, November 5, November 10, (written reports due November 10)

Project 3 (open choice):  November 12, November 19, November 24, December 1, December 3, December 8 (written reports due December 8) No class November 26: Thanksgiving

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