Hey everyone! I just wanted to give you the heads up on a book project that I’ve been working on (which should be available by Spring 2016). It’s all about using the R […]
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Morgan and I work with students to produce written reports all the time. Sometimes, they’re working on their senior capstone project, which culminates in a formal written thesis… other times, they are working on […]
If you’ve ever wondered how logistic population growth (the Verhulst model), S curves, the logistic map, bifurcation diagrams, sensitive dependence on initial conditions, “orbits”, deterministic chaos, and Lyapunov exponents are related to […]
Do you teach introductory statistics or data science? Need some help planning your fall class? I apply the 10 Principles of Burning Man in the design and conduct of all my undergraduate […]
The purpose of this post is to demonstrate change point analysis by stepping through an example of the technique in R presented in Rizzo’s excellent, comprehensive, and very mathy book, Statistical Computing […]
What is a data scientist? What makes for a good (or great!) data scientist? It’s been challenging enough to determine what a data scientist really is (several people have proposed ways to […]
On July 8th, Wall Street’s software failed (and the WSJ web site went down). United’s planes were grounded for two hours across the entire US. And this all happened only shortly after […]