Title  Instructor(s)  Quarter  Day, Time, Location 

Mathematics of Sports (MCS 100) STATS 50 (section 1) The use of mathematics, statistics, and probability in the analysis of sports performance, sports records, and strategy. Topics include mathematical analysis of the... 
Powers, S., Chin, A.  20152016 Spring 
Monday Wednesday Friday 2:30pm  3:20pm Sequoia Hall 200 
Introduction to Statistical Methods: Precalculus (PSYCH 10, STATS 160) STATS 60 (section 1) Techniques for organizing data, computing, and interpreting measures of central tendency, variability, and association. Estimation, confidence intervals, tests of... 
20152016 Spring 
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday 9:30am  10:20am 420040 

Introduction to Statistical Methods: Precalculus (PSYCH 10, STATS 160) STATS 60 (section 1) Techniques for organizing data, computing, and interpreting measures of central tendency, variability, and association. Estimation, confidence intervals, tests of... 
20152016 Spring 
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday 9:30am  10:20am 420040 

Introduction to Statistical Methods: Precalculus (PSYCH 10, STATS 160) STATS 60 (section 7) Techniques for organizing data, computing, and interpreting measures of central tendency, variability, and association. Estimation, confidence intervals, tests of... 
Janson, L.  20152016 Spring  
Introduction to Statistical Methods: Precalculus (PSYCH 10, STATS 160) STATS 60 (section 7) Techniques for organizing data, computing, and interpreting measures of central tendency, variability, and association. Estimation, confidence intervals, tests of... 
Janson, L.  20152016 Spring  
Mathematics in the Real World (MATH 16) STATS 90 (section 1) Introduction to noncalculus applications of mathematical ideas and principles in realworld problems. Topics include probability and counting, basic statistical concepts... 
Poulson, J.  20152016 Spring 
Monday Wednesday Friday 9:30am  10:20am 380380X 
Theory of Probability STATS 116 (section 1) Probability spaces as models for phenomena with statistical regularity. Discrete spaces (binomial, hypergeometric, Poisson). Continuous spaces (normal, exponential) and... 
Wang, R.  20152016 Spring 
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday 10:30am  11:20am 300300 
Theory of Probability STATS 116 (section 1) Probability spaces as models for phenomena with statistical regularity. Discrete spaces (binomial, hypergeometric, Poisson). Continuous spaces (normal, exponential) and... 
Wang, R.  20152016 Spring 
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday 10:30am  11:20am 300300 
Theory of Probability STATS 116 (section 2) Probability spaces as models for phenomena with statistical regularity. Discrete spaces (binomial, hypergeometric, Poisson). Continuous spaces (normal, exponential) and... 
Le, Y.  20152016 Spring 
Monday 9:30am  10:20am 100101K 
Theory of Probability STATS 116 (section 2) Probability spaces as models for phenomena with statistical regularity. Discrete spaces (binomial, hypergeometric, Poisson). Continuous spaces (normal, exponential) and... 
Le, Y.  20152016 Spring 
Monday 9:30am  10:20am 100101K 
Theory of Probability STATS 116 (section 5) Probability spaces as models for phenomena with statistical regularity. Discrete spaces (binomial, hypergeometric, Poisson). Continuous spaces (normal, exponential) and... 
Gorham, J.  20152016 Spring 
Friday 12:30pm  1:20pm 420050 
Theory of Probability STATS 116 (section 5) Probability spaces as models for phenomena with statistical regularity. Discrete spaces (binomial, hypergeometric, Poisson). Continuous spaces (normal, exponential) and... 
Gorham, J.  20152016 Spring 
Friday 12:30pm  1:20pm 420050 
Introduction to Statistical Methods: Precalculus (PSYCH 10, STATS 60) STATS 160 (section 1) Techniques for organizing data, computing, and interpreting measures of central tendency, variability, and association. Estimation, confidence intervals, tests of... 
Taylor, J., Xia, L., DiCiccio, C., Miao, J., Orenstein, P., YAN, J.  20152016 Spring 
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday 9:30am  10:20am 420040 
Introduction to Statistical Methods: Precalculus (PSYCH 10, STATS 60) STATS 160 (section 1) Techniques for organizing data, computing, and interpreting measures of central tendency, variability, and association. Estimation, confidence intervals, tests of... 
Taylor, J., Xia, L., DiCiccio, C., Miao, J., Orenstein, P., YAN, J.  20152016 Spring 
Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday 9:30am  10:20am 420040 
Probability: Ten Great Ideas About Chance (PHIL 166, PHIL 266, STATS 267) STATS 167 (section 1) Foundational approaches to thinking about chance in matters such as gambling, the law, and everyday affairs. Topics include: chance and decisions; the mathematics of... 
Diaconis, P., Skyrms, B., Sepehri, A.  20152016 Spring 
Thursday 4:30pm  7:20pm Sequoia Hall 200 
Introduction to R (CME 195) STATS 195 (section 1) This short course runs for the first four weeks of the quarter and is offered in fall and spring. It is recommended for students who want to use R in statistics, science... 
Michael, H.  20152016 Spring 
Tuesday Thursday 10:30am  11:50am Gates B12 
Multilevel Modeling Using R (EDUC 401D) STATS 196A (section 1) Multilevel data analysis examples using R. Topics include: twolevel nested data, growth curve modeling, generalized linear models for counts and categorical data,... 
Rogosa, D.  20152016 Spring 
Wednesday 3:30pm  5:20pm Sequoia Hall 200 
Sampling STATS 204 (section 1) How best to take data and where to sample it. Examples include surveys and sampling from data warehouses. Emphasis is on methods for finite populations. Topics: simple... 
Owen, A., Choi, Y.  20152016 Spring 
Monday Wednesday 1:30pm  2:50pm Herrin T185 
Introduction to Nonparametric Statistics STATS 205 (section 1) Nonparametric analogs of the one and twosample ttests and analysis of variance; the sign test, median test, Wilcoxon's tests, and the KruskalWallis and Friedman tests... 
Seiler, C., Bi, N., Guan, L.  20152016 Spring 
Monday Wednesday Friday 1:30pm  2:20pm 200203 
Introduction to Stochastic Processes II STATS 218 (section 1) Renewal theory, Brownian motion, Gaussian processes, second order processes, martingales. 
Chatterjee, S., Du, W., azadkia, m.  20152016 Spring 
Tuesday Thursday 9:00am  10:20am Hewlett Teaching Center Rm 101 
Machine Learning (CS 229) STATS 229 (section 1) Topics: statistical pattern recognition, linear and nonlinear regression, nonparametric methods, exponential family, GLMs, support vector machines, kernel methods, model... 
Duchi, J., AlbanHidalgo, M., Bahtchevanov, I., Donnat, C., Friedberg, R., Guu, K., Haque, A., McCann, B., Rosenman, E., Samar, A., Sesia, M., Tsai, S., Turan, D., Wang, H., Zhu, M.  20152016 Spring 
Monday Wednesday Friday 1:30pm  2:50pm 420040 
Mathematical and Computational Finance Seminar (CME 242) STATS 239 (section 1) 
Jain, K.  20152016 Spring 
Thursday 4:30pm  5:50pm 200203 
Workshop in Biostatistics (HRP 260C) STATS 260C (section 1) Applications of statistical techniques to current problems in medical science. To receive credit for one or two units, a student must attend every workshop. To receive two... 
Olshen, R., Sabatti, C.  20152016 Spring 
Thursday 1:30pm  2:50pm MSOBX303 
Intermediate Biostatistics: Regression, Prediction, Survival Analysis (HRP 262) STATS 262 (section 1) Methods for analyzing longitudinal data. Topics include KaplanMeier methods, Cox regression, hazard ratios, timedependent variables, longitudinal data structures,... 
Sainani, K.  20152016 Spring 
Monday Wednesday 3:00pm  4:20pm Li Ka Shing Center, room 120 
Advanced Statistical Methods for Observational Studies (CHPR 290, EDUC 260B) STATS 266 (section 1) Design principles and statistical methods for observational studies. Topics include: matching methods, sensitivity analysis, instrumental variables, graphical models,... 
Baiocchi, M., Rogosa, D.  20152016 Spring 
Monday 2:30pm  4:20pm McCullough 122 
Probability: Ten Great Ideas About Chance (PHIL 166, PHIL 266, STATS 167) STATS 267 (section 1) Foundational approaches to thinking about chance in matters such as gambling, the law, and everyday affairs. Topics include: chance and decisions; the mathematics of... 
Diaconis, P., Skyrms, B., Sepehri, A.  20152016 Spring 
Thursday 4:30pm  7:20pm Sequoia Hall 200 
Bayesian Statistics II (STATS 371) STATS 271 (section 1) This is the second of a two course sequence on modern Bayesian statistics. Topics covered include: Asymptotic properties of Bayesian procedures and consistency (Doobs... 
Diaconis, P., Sabatti, C., Wong, W., Zhao, Q.  20152016 Spring 
Monday Wednesday 3:00pm  4:20pm Mitchb67 
Theory of Statistics STATS 300C (section 1) Decision theory formulation of statistical problems. Minimax, admissible procedures. Complete class theorems ("all" minimax or admissible procedures are "Bayes"), Bayes... 
Candes, E., Bhattacharya, B., YANG, J.  20152016 Spring 
Monday Wednesday Friday 10:30am  11:20am Ceras 300 
PhD First Year Student Workshop STATS 303 (section 1) For Statistics First Year PhD students only. Discussion of relevant topics in first year student courses, consultation with PhD advisor. 
Holmes, S.  20152016 Spring 
Monday Wednesday 12:30pm  1:20pm Sequoia Hall 200 
PhD First Year Student Workshop STATS 303 (section 1) For Statistics First Year PhD students only. Discussion of relevant topics in first year student courses, consultation with PhD advisor. 
Holmes, S.  20152016 Spring 
Monday Wednesday 12:30pm  1:20pm Sequoia Hall 200 
Methods for Applied Statistics: Empirical Bayes Methods STATS 306B (section 1) Empirical Bayes procedures for estimation, testing, and prediction, especially as applied to largescale problems. 
Efron, B., Liu, K., Wager, S., Wang, J.  20152016 Spring 
Monday Wednesday Friday 1:30pm  2:20pm Sequoia Hall 200 
Theory of Probability (MATH 230C) STATS 310C (section 1) Continuous time stochastic processes: martingales, Brownian motion, stationary independent increments, Markov jump processes and Gaussian processes. Invariance principle,... 
Diaconis, P., Bai, Y., Qian, J.  20152016 Spring 
Tuesday Thursday 9:00am  10:20am Sequoia Hall 200 
Topics in Minimax Inference of Nonparametric Functionals STATS 314B (section 1) Topics in the estimation of various functionals of underlying distribution for nonparametric problems. Development of ideas of higher order influence functions that extend... 
Mukherjee, R.  20152016 Spring 
Monday Wednesday 3:00pm  4:20pm 200305 
Modern Applied Statistics: Data Mining STATS 315B (section 1) Twopart sequence. New techniques for predictive and descriptive learning using ideas that bridge gaps among statistics, computer science, and artificial intelligence.... 
Friedman, J., Basu, K., Erdogdu, M., He, H., Kou, J., Kuang, Y., Lee, M., Wang, C.  20152016 Spring 
Tuesday Thursday 1:30pm  2:50pm Gates B1 
Literature of Statistics STATS 319 (section 1) Literature study of topics in statistics and probability culminating in oral and written reports. May be repeated for credit. 
Montanari, A.  20152016 Spring 
Wednesday 1:30pm  2:20pm 540108 
Multivariate Analysis and Random Matrices in Statistics STATS 325 (section 1) Topics on Multivariate Analysis and Random Matrices in Statistics (full description TBA) 
Donoho, D., Dobriban, E.  20152016 Spring 
Tuesday Thursday 10:30am  11:50am Mitchb67 
Statistical and Machine Learning Methods for Genomics (BIO 268, BIOMEDIN 245, CS 373, GENE 245) STATS 345 (section 1) Introduction to statistical and computational methods for genomics. Sample topics include: expectation maximization, hidden Markov model, Markov chain Monte Carlo,... 
Pritchard, J., Tang, H.  20152016 Spring 
Tuesday Thursday 10:30am  11:50am Li Ka Shing Center, room 308 
Bayesian Statistics II (STATS 271) STATS 371 (section 1) This is the second of a two course sequence on modern Bayesian statistics. Topics covered include: Asymptotic properties of Bayesian procedures and consistency (Doobs... 
Diaconis, P., Sabatti, C., Wong, W., Zhao, Q.  20152016 Spring 
Monday Wednesday 3:00pm  4:20pm Mitchb67 
Consulting Workshop STATS 390 (section 1) Skills required of practicing statistical consultants, including exposure to statistical applications. Students participate as consultants in the department's dropin... 
Olshen, R.  20152016 Spring 
Thursday 12:00pm  1:20pm Sequoia Hall 200 
Consulting Workshop STATS 390 (section 1) Skills required of practicing statistical consultants, including exposure to statistical applications. Students participate as consultants in the department's dropin... 
Olshen, R.  20152016 Spring 
Thursday 12:00pm  1:20pm Sequoia Hall 200 