Environmental Statistics

Speaker: Dr. Silvia Portarena

Statistical analysis is essential to the field of environmental sciences to interpret and analyze both theoretical and experimental data. The applications of statistical methods toenvironmental sciences are numerous and varied: i.e. climate models, pollution analyses, ecological sampling and data. The first part of the course will familiarize students with basic statistical methods for the univariate and multivariate data analysis. The second part will present some selected statistical approaches to different topics of interest in the field of environment. The knowledge of statistical methods will give the instruments to extract relevant information and to guide decision processes.


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