Spring 2016: Statistics and Applied Mathematical Science Aspects of Forensic Science – Part 2


Wednesdays 4:30-7 pm at SAMSI, Research Triangle Park, NC, beginning Wednesday, January 13, 2016
Last class: Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Instructors: Len Stefanski, NCSU; Cedric Neumann, South Dakota State; Karen Kafadar, University of Virginia

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 894-001 and MATH 892.001
  • Duke: STA 790.01
  • NCSU: MA 810.001

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

Questions: email forensics@samsi.info