SIO 221C Data Analysis Laboratory

Fall 2010

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

Meetings:  Tuesday and Thursday: 12:30-1:50, OAR Conference Room

Course Requirements:  Complete 3 projects from list below (or new ones to be added; the final 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 22-Dec 5):

Reference books
Selected papers
Software possibilities

Organization:  September 23

Project 1 (spectral methods):  September 28, September 30, October 5, October 7, October 12, October 14; written reports due October 14)

Project 2 (EOFs or objective mapping):  October 19, October 21, October 26 (guest lecture by Bruce Cornuelle), November 2, November 4, November 12 (at 1:30 pm in OAR Conference Room; written reports due November 12)

Project 3 (open choice):  November 16, November 18, November 23, November 30, December 2, December 6 (11-12:30, OAR Conference Room; written reports due December 6)

No class October 28 (travel), November 9 (travel), November 11 (Veterans' Day), November 25 (Thanksgiving)

Submit papers to using these instructions.




Lecture Notes

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