CVEN 5454 - Statistical Methods for Natural and Engineered Systems uri icon



  • Applies traditional and modern probability and statistical methods to environmental, hydrological, climatological and engineering data analysis. Topics include: basic probability, data visualization, fitting univariate and multivariate distributions, Monte Carlo simulations, extreme value distributions, confidence intervals and hypothesis testing, nonparametric density estimators, linear regression, and Bayesian analysis. The data analysis tool, R, is used throughout the course.


  • Balaji, Rajagopalan  
    Primary Instructor - Spring 2018 / Spring 2019 / Spring 2020 / Spring 2021