Syllabus (.pdf)

Additional Notes and References

Dennis Hartmann's Notes

Discussion and applications of basic statistics in Atmospheric Science

EOF/PCA/matrix algebra

Time Series Analysis

General Statistics

  • Statistical Analysis in Climate Research. von Storch and Zwiers, Cambridge U. Press, 1999.
  • Statistical Methods in the Atmospheric Sciences. Wilks, Academic Press, 1995.
  • Schaum's Outline Series: Statistics. Murray R. Spiegel McGraw-Hill.

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