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28 sep.
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Tid: 28. sep. 2021 14:0015:00

Statistics courses typically come in two different flavors: 1) A first type of course seeks deep understanding based on mathematical reasoning and proofs. 2) A second type of course focuses on practical applications, primarily based on fixed recipes without delving into underlying details. 3) I will here propose a third way, which seeks understanding of fundamental concepts, but through programming and simulation instead of mathematical proofs. This third way is thus geared towards students that have a stronger background in programming than mathematics, and that seek to understand the fundamentals as a basis for developing statistical analyses and data science methodology. This third way would also exploit its basis in programming to promote self-driven exploration, drawing inspiration from how computing has been integrated into science education through the long-running CSE initiative. I will provide examples ranging from how to explore the central limit theorem to performing Bayesian marginalization.

29 sep.
Tid: 29. sep. 2021 14:00

Developing a Phase Screen Model to analyse electron density measurements from the ICI-4 Rocket

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Tid: 8. okt. 2021 14:00

Odd Petter Sand will defend his thesis Integrating Computing with Mathematics and Science Education: Case Studies of Student Understanding and Teaching design for the degree of Philosophiae Doctor.

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Tid: 2. nov. 2021 14:0016:00

Direktoratet for høyere utdanning og kompetanse har lyst ut midler til nye sentre for fremragende utdanning (SFU) med ekstern søknadsfrist 22. april 2022.

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Tid: 9. mai 202213. mai 2022

The scientific program will include invited talks, selected oral contributions from submitted abstracts, and poster presentations, covering the following topics:

  • Nuclear level density
  • Gamma-ray strength function
  • Phase transitions in mesoscopic systems
  • Applications in astrophysics and reactor physics
  • Other related topics