LECTURES | NOTES | LABS | HW ASSIGNMENTS | PROJECTS | READING |

- Instructor
- Deborah Nolan
- Office: 395 Evans
- Email: nolan@stat.berkeley.edu
- Office Hours: Wed 3:00-4:00 and Thu 2:00-3:00

- Deborah Nolan
- GSI
- Joel Hanson
- Office:
- Email: jhanson@stat.berkeley.edu
- Office Hours: Thu 3-5

- Joel Hanson
- Student Assistants
- Jay Santhan
- Office: 342 Evans
- Email: jsanthan@berkeley.edu
- Office Hours: Tue 11-12, Wed 10:30-11:30

- Tammy Lee
- Office: 342 Evans
- Email: tammylee@uclink.berkeley.edu
- Office Hours: Tue 1-2

- Louis Ho
- Office: 342 Evans
- Email: echoboi@yahoo.com
- Office Hours: Mon 12-1

- Jay Santhan
- Class meets MWF: 2-3 in 180 TAN
- Lab meets on Fridays: 3-4 or 4-5 in 342 Evans

- There is NO textbook for the class.
Chapters of a draft manuscript will be made available
on the web throughout the semester.
- We will use R as the primary computational environment

R manuals- Using R for Data Analysis and Graphics - Introduction, Examples and Commentary by John Maindonald
- R for Beginners by Emmanuel Paradis
- An Introduction to R
- R Data Import/Export
- R Language Definition

- Computing Resources: Statistical Computing Facilities (SCF) - networked computers running Unix
- Undergraduate computer laboratory
- 342 Evans and 432 Evans
- Open 8am to 6pm Monday through Friday.
- Remote access through ssh and Exceed. Nathan Chan has instructions on how to install Exceed.

- Discussion Board and Mailing lists: Blackboard.Berkeley.edu

Participation | 4% | Class mailing list and in class discussion |

Homeworks | 20% | 5 Short computing assignments wach worth 4% |

Projects | 56% | 4 Parts each worth 14% |

Must be done in groups of 2 | ||

Possible topics: Election maps, Adhoc network simulation, Traffic, GUI development | ||

Final | 20% | Written final exam Saturday, Dec 17 5-8pm |

**Expectations:**
Although there is no computing, probability, or statistics
prerequisite for this course, there is an expectation that you
have the
*Curiosity, Initiative, and Motivation
to Explore on your own and Learn as needed*.

2005-08-28