Course in Climate Time Series Analysis
Over 30 courses have already been taught. Below description is for offline courses taught here at our site in Germany. With regard to online format, please see the announcements in the internet or contact us.
Five-day course, given by Dr. Manfred Mudelsee and based on his book. Consists of lectures and computer tutorials.
Course is in English. Assumed level is post-graduate or post-doctoral. A basic knowledge in statistics is required. For example, you should have an idea what "standard deviation" means. After the course, your knowledge shall be deeper.
Course is limited to 8 participants maximum. This allows us to give you individual feedback during the tutorials. You are very welcome to bring your own data for analysis.
Bring your laptop with you! You get all course material in electronic form (PDF, Windows executables, Fortran source codes), and you get a printed copy of the book.
Either check for a specific, offered course on this website, or contact CRA for your individual course proposal and pricing. Here is the contact form.
Typical time schedule
Day 1: Introduction
Day 1: Persistence models
Day 2: Bootstrap confidence intervals
Day 2: Regression I
Day 3: Spectral Analysis
Day 3: Extreme value time series
Day 4: Correlation
Day 4: Regression II/Open Session I (Re-Cap, More Applications, More Theory, In-Depth Analyses, Individual Consultations, etc.)
Day 5: Future directions/Open Session II
Climate-related computer tutorial exercises (selection)