Advanced Topics in Statistics

chaired by Thomas Schoerner-Sadenius (DESY), Arnulf Quadt (II. Physikalisches Institut, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen)
from to (Europe/Berlin)
at Goettingen
Description
The 2010 School on "Advanced Topics in Statistics" is the second in a series started in 2009 in Karlsruhe and builds on top of the basic Fitting / Statistics Schools typically held in spring at DESY. 

The 2010 edition (Göttingen, 17-20 October 2010) will focus on the topics of data combination and unfolding and comprises
- lectures from world experts in the field,
- hands-on tutorials,
- student presentations and
- discussion sessions.

The participation fee is € 50.- per participant. Please transfer the fee in advance to
Kontoinhaber: Georg-August-Universität Göttingen
Konto:            106034408
Bankleitzahl:   250 500 00
Norddeutsche Landesbank
Please give your name and the reference/Beleg-Nr.:  5310102026 on the transfer details
 
This fee includes coffee breaks during the workshop and one workshop dinner. For accommodation, we recommend the
Leine-Hotel, http://www.leinehotel-goe.de/ . Special rates (€ 53.- per day incl. breakfast) can be obtained for a limited number of rooms under they key word "Advanced Topics in Statistics". Information about alternative accommodation can be found here: http://www.goettingen-tourismus.de/ 

The school location of the school is the department of physics at the Georg-August-University Göttingen, http://physik.uni-goettingen.de

The number of participants is limited to 50 people. Places are assigned on a "first come first serve" basis. Beyond that, a waiting list will be established.

Go to day
  • Sunday, October 17, 2010
    • 08:00 - 12:00 travel and arrival in Göttingen
      travel and arrival in Göttingen
    • 12:00 - 14:00 Registration & Welcome 2h0'
      Registration & Welcome
      Foyer der Fakultät Physik
      Friedrich-Hund-Platz 1
      37077 Göttingen
      http://physik.uni-goettingen.de
    • 14:00 - 18:00 Student reading time: Preparation of paper work for combination tutorials
      Material: Paper linkdown arrow pdf filedown arrow
    • 18:00 - 19:00 Reception 1h0'
      Reception in foyer
      Fakultät für Physik
      Friedrich-Hund-Platz 1
      37077 Göttingen
  • Monday, October 18, 2010
    • 08:30 - 10:00 Lecture: Data combination, systematics and correlations 1h30'
      Speaker: Prof. Louis Lyons (University of Oxford)
      Material: Slides powerpoint file pdf file
    • 10:00 - 10:15 Coffee break
    • 10:15 - 12:30 Data analysis as knowledge update 2h15'
      Speaker: Prof. Allen Caldwell (Max Planck Institut fuer Physik, Muenchen)
      Material: Slides pdf file
    • 12:30 - 14:00 Lunch break
    • 14:00 - 15:45 Tutorial: Data combination - the symmetric case 1h45'
      Speaker: Dr. Lisa Shabalina (University of Goettingen)
      Material: Paper unknown type filedown arrow Slides pdf filedown arrow
    • 15:45 - 16:00 Coffee break
    • 16:00 - 18:00 Student work on data combination reports for Wednesday 2h0'
  • Tuesday, October 19, 2010
    • 08:30 - 10:00 Presentation on unfolding 1h30'
      Speaker: Prof. Giulio D'Agostini (Universita di Roma I 'La Sapienza')
      Material: Slides pdf filedown arrow
    • 10:00 - 10:15 Coffee break
    • 10:15 - 11:30 Presentation on unfolding 1h15'
      Speaker: Prof. Guenter Zech (University of Siegen)
      Material: Slides powerpoint file pdf file
    • 11:30 - 12:30 Discussion on unfolding 1h0'
    • 12:30 - 13:45 Lunch break
    • 13:45 - 14:45 Tour of institute 1h0'
      Speaker: Dr. Michael Uhrmacher (University of Goettingen)
    • 14:45 - 16:00 Tutorial: Unfolding (1) 1h15'
      Speakers: Dr. Ulla Blumenschein (University of Goettingen), Katharina Bierwagen (University of Goettingen)
      Material: Paper pdf filedown arrow Slides pdf filedown arrow
    • 16:00 - 16:15 Coffee break
    • 16:15 - 18:00 Tutorial: Unfolding (2) 1h45'
      Speakers: Dr. Ulla Blumenschein (University of Goettingen), Katharina Bierwagen (University of Goettingen)
      Material: Paper pdf filedown arrow
    • 19:00 - 21:30 School Dinner 2h30'
      Speakers: , Restaurant Fellini
  • Wednesday, October 20, 2010
    • 09:00 - 10:00 Tutorial: Data combination - the asymmetric / non-Gaussian case 1h0'
      Speaker: Dr. Kevin Kroeninger (II. Physikalisches Institut, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen)
      Material: Slides pdf file Tutorial link
    • 10:00 - 10:30 Coffee break
    • 10:30 - 12:30 Tutorial: Data combination - the asymmetric / non-gaussian case 2h0'
      Speaker: Dr. Kevin Kroeninger (University of Goettingen)
    • 12:30 - 14:00 Lunch break
    • 14:00 - 15:00 Presentations: further tools developed in the Alliance 1h0'
      Speakers: Dr. Xavier Prudent (Technische Universitaet Dresden), Martin Goebel (DESY - University of Hamburg)
      Material: Gfitter pdf filedown arrow Slides powerpoint file pdf filedown arrow
    • 15:00 - 15:15 Coffee break
    • 15:15 - 16:30 Student reports on data combination tasks 1h15'