Academic Catalog

IAM557 STATISTICAL LEARNING AND SIMULATION

Course Code: 9700557
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Institute Of Applied Mathematics
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator: Prof.Dr. GERHARD WLHELM WEBER
Offered Semester: Fall or Spring Semesters.

Course Content

All students of the Institute are welcome to this course. Various methods from statistics, discrete mathematics, numerics and information theory are presented and combined from the view-point of modern algorithms and applications. The computational aspect is taken into account. Throughout the course, we discuss and perform the practical means of simulation and learning. The purpose of the exercises is to familiarize the student with the most usual numerical techniques and their applications.