STATISTICAL METHODS AND APPLICATIONS

Second cycle degree in ENGINEERING AND MANAGEMENT

Campus: VICENZA

Language: English

Teaching period: First Semester

Lecturer: LUIGI SALMASO

Number of ECTS credits allocated: 6


Syllabus
Prerequisites: None.
Examination methods: Oral examination.
Course unit contents: 1. Elements of univariate and multivariate statistical methods:
Elements of descriptive statistics: frequency, indices of synthesis (position, variability and shape) and graphical representations (histogram, boxplot, scatterplot).
Elements of probability theory: discrete and continuous probability distributions.
Elements of statistical inference: sampling distributions, point and interval estimation, hypothesis testing, simple and multiple linear regression.
2. Design and analysis of experiments and Conjoint Analysis:
One-way ANOVA, Multi-Way ANOVA, Factorial Designs and Optimal Designs. Response Surface Methodology. Full profile and choice based conjoint analysis.
3. Nonparametric statistics:
Resampling methods: univariate and multivariate permutation tests.