Mathematical methods for applied sciences (seminar course) (2017/2018)

Course code
4S001441
Name of lecturer
Giandomenico Orlandi
Coordinator
Giandomenico Orlandi
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Academic sector
MAT/05 - MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS
Language of instruction
English
Period
I sem. dal Oct 2, 2017 al Jan 31, 2018.

Lesson timetable

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Learning outcomes

Study of mathematical models and methods (from both the theoretical and the numerical point of view) with applications to econophysics, biomedicine, statistics, data science and image processing. At the end of the course it is expected that the student has the ability to construct, develop and implement mathematical models for the applied sciences and to analyze their limits and applicability.

Syllabus

Variational methods for image processing: theory and applications.
Optimization methods in data analysis and machine learning, applications to statistics and biomedicine.
Mathematical models and methods for biology and econophysics.

Reference books
Author Title Publisher Year ISBN Note
J. Murray Mathematical Biology Springer 2002 0-387-95223-3

Assessment methods and criteria

In-depth study of some of the course topics, with the implementation of a numerical project (in MATLAB) and a final expository talk

STUDENT MODULE EVALUATION - 2017/2018