Fall 2015: Statistics and Applied Mathematical Science Aspects of Forensic Science – Part 1


Tuesdays 4:30 pm at SAMSI, Research Triangle Park, NC, beginning Tuesday, August 25, 2015
No class during week of Thanksgiving: Monday Nov 23, 2015
Last class: Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Instructor: Len Stefanski, N.C. State University

Prerequisite: ST501 or equivalent coursework (contact the co-instructor at stefansk@ncsu.edu for approval)

Course Description: This statistics course will cover the fundamentals of statistical, mathematical, computational, and algorithmic aspects of pattern-matching and digital evidence, and inferences derived from such evidence. Also human factors aspects of forensic science will be discussed.

Registration for this course is being processed through your respective university:

  • UNC-CH: STOR 890
  • Duke: 790-02
  • NCSU: MA 810.002 and ST 810-003

Additional information on each group can be found at Working Groups.

Questions: email forensics@samsi.info