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Academic year
MVE385 - Project course in mathematical and statistical modelling  
 
Syllabus adopted 2014-02-13 by Head of Programme (or corresponding)
Owner: MPENM
7,5 Credits
Grading: TH - Five, Four, Three, Not passed
Education cycle: Second-cycle
Major subject: Mathematics
Department: 11 - MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES


Teaching language: English
Open for exchange students

Course module   Credit distribution   Examination dates
Sp1 Sp2 Sp3 Sp4 Summer course No Sp
0112 Examination 7,5 c Grading: TH   7,5 c    

In programs

MPENM ENGINEERING MATHEMATICS AND COMPUTATIONAL SCIENCE, MSC PROGR, Year 2 (compulsory)

Examiner:

Forskarassistent  Tobias Gebäck
Biträdande professor  Alexey Geynts



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Eligibility:


In order to be eligible for a second cycle course the applicant needs to fulfil the general and specific entry requirements of the programme that owns the course. (If the second cycle course is owned by a first cycle programme, second cycle entry requirements apply.)
Exemption from the eligibility requirement: Applicants enrolled in a programme at Chalmers where the course is included in the study programme are exempted from fulfilling these requirements.

Course specific prerequisites

Optimization,  Statistical inference, Mathematical modelling

Aim

Insight in what it means to plan and conduct a real-life or real-life-like mathematical or statistical modeling project.

Learning outcomes (after completion of the course the student should be able to)


  • Apply mathematical and/or statistical methods to model and solve real-world problems.

  • Have insight in the use of mathematics and statistics in industry.

  • Have established contacts and communication with industry.

Content

Real-life or real-life-like projects from industrial partners, to be solved in communication with these partners. Lectures on innovation theory, innovation systems and commercialization. Visits to the partners and their companies.

Organisation

The main part of the course consists of work on projects in groups, with regular supervision.
There will also be a few mandatory lectures.

Literature

Scientific papers related to the individual projects.

Examination

Satisfactory project reports delivered to the partners. Written and oral presentations of the projects. Compulsory presence at lectures and taking part in activities in connection with these.


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