SIO 221C Data Analysis Laboratory

Fall 2012

 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.


Reference books
Selected papers
Software possibilities

Organization:  via e-mail

Project 1 (spectral methods):  October 2, October 4, October 9, October 11, October 16, October 18; written reports due October 18)

Project 2 (EOFs or objective mapping):  October 23, October 25, October 30, November 1, November 6, November 8; written reports due November 8)

Project 3 (open choice):  November 16 (Friday), November 20, November 27, November 29, December 11, December 13; written reports due December 13)

No class due to instructor travel (September 28, November 13, November 15); Thanksgiving (November 22); Fall AGU (December 4, December 6)

Submit papers to using these instructions. I'd also be grateful for a hard copy.




Lecture Notes

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