"No data yet," he answered. "It is a capital mistake to theorize before you have all the evidence.
It biases the judgment."

Arthur Conan Doyle, A Study in Scarlet


Teaching Assistants:

  • Steven Langerwerf (s [dot] t [dot] langerwerf [at] uu [dot] nl).
For lecture rooms, etc. see the course page.


  • [November 25, 2019] Exam of November 6, 2019 (Solutions).
  • [October 24, 2019] Updated exercise 4(c) of class 42A and solution thereof. Eta was changed from 0.001 to 0.01. Thanks to Bart van Wensveen for pointing out the error.
  • [August 13, 2019] For questions about enrollment, registration, waiting lists, admittance, etc. please contact the student desk at science.gsns@uu.nl.
  • [August 13, 2019] Please note that basic knowledge of probability, statistics and calculus is presupposed. Also, you should be able to write a program, but experience with the R language is not required.
  • [August 13, 2018] The website is not yet completely updated for academic year 2019/2020.