Lecturers: Fabian Rost and Steffen Rulands
The course, consisting of 3 lectures, will give an introduction to the handling of large, high-dimensional datasets that have become common in biology, social sciences and other fields ("big data"). The course will cover essential topics of data science in a compressed form. Specifically, the content of the course will be as follows:
The course is addressed at people who are already familiar with computer programming, but not necessarily in R. Despite the name of the course non-physicists are most welcome to join.
A limited number of places is available. For registration, please send a quick email to rulands[at]pks.mpg(dot)de until September 8. We will then get in touch to find suitable dates for all participants.