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Mathematical Data Analysis
(dt. Mathematische Datenanalyse)

Level, degree of commitment in original study programme Intermediate module, compulsory elective module
Forms of teaching and learning,
workload
Lecture (4 SWS), recitation class (2 SWS),
270 hours (90 h attendance, 180 h private study)
Credit points,
formal requirements
9 CP
Course requirement: Successful completion of at least 50 percent of the points from the weekly exercises.
Examination type: Written or oral examination
Language,
Grading
German,
The grading is done with 0 to 15 points according to the examination regulations for study course B.Sc. Data Science.
Original study programme B.Sc. Data Science / Mathematik Wahlpflichtmodule
Duration,
frequency
One semester,
Regelmäßig im Wechsel mit anderen advanced moduleen
Person in charge of the module's outline Prof. Dr. István Heckenberger

Contents

  • Presentation of problems for the evaluation of large amounts of data,
  • Modelling of the tasks in the form of matrix equations,
  • Mathematical and algorithmic methods for matrix factorization,
  • Special algorithms under positivity and for thin matrix fillings,
  • tensor factorization

Qualification Goals

The students shall

  • Get to know methods for investigating large amounts of data,
  • understand the mathematical background of the applied algorithms,
  • learn to combine techniques from mathematics and computer science,
  • Improve their oral communication skills in the tutorials by practicing free speech in front of an audience and during discussion.

Prerequisites

None. The competences taught in the following modules are recommended: either Linear Algebra I and Linear Algebra II or Basic Linear Algebra, Object-oriented Programming.


Recommended Reading

  • Cichocki u.a.: Nonnegative Matrix and Tensor Factorizations



Please note:

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