Topics in Mathematics

MATH 490

Topics in Sampling

Spring 2021

Instructor:  Greg Herschlag

This is a new math course involving theory of sampling coupled with real world problems.  Students will learn Monte Carlo methods including Importance Sampling, Markov Chain Monte Carlo and extensions. Theoretical concepts will be coupled to physical problems, including gerrymandering, imaging analysis, genetics, and more.

Topics vary. Instructor: Staff
Math 490 Sampling Theory and Practice
Typically Offered
Occasionally