Data Analysis Laboratory

FALL 2019

Instructor: Matthew Alford

Credits: 4

Time: M-W 2-3:20

Location: Keck OAR conference room 150

Course Requirements:
Complete 3 projects from the list below (or new ones to be added; the final project may be arranged with instructor to be tailored to students' 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. No final.

The syllabus can be found here.

All materials for the projects will be in our Google drive folder.

- Reference books
Selected papers
Software possibilities
- Useful notes from other courses

Organization: Sep 30
- Project 1 (spectral methods): October 2-21; written reports due October 21)
- Project 2 (EOFs or objective mapping): October 23-November 13; written reports due November 13)
- Project 3 (open choice): November 18-December 4; written reports due December 4)

No final