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STAT 8266 : Topics-Multivariate Analysis
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Statistics (STAT)
Multivariate Analysis
Multivariate Analysis
Fall 2017
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STAT 6201 and STAT 6202


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Characterization and properties of the multivariate normal distribution, conditional distributions, multiple correlation, partial correlation, estimation of the mean vector and the covariance matrix, Wishart and Hotelling distributions and applications to hypothesis testing, discrimination, classification, and principle component analysis.
As a result of completing this course, you will be able to:

1. Prove the properties of the multivariate normal distribution.

2. Analyze observations obtained from a multivariate normal distribution.

3. Perform multivariate statistical analysis with mathematical derivations.

4. Read, analyze and synthesize further methodology not covered in class.
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