This page is managed by Dr. Richard D. Braatz (Massachusetts Institute of Technology).

Syllabi, schedules

  • Sampling of Data Education in ChE Curricula: An overview of strategies taken by various chemical engineering departments to educate students in applied statistics.
  • University of Buffalo: Detailed syllabus for a one-semester course that covers theory and applications of probability and statistics appropriate for design of experiments and analysis of data.
  • University of Texas at Austin: Detailed syllabus for a required one-semester course on applied statistics.
  • University of Massachusetts Amherst: Syllabus for three to four weeks of applied statistics education as part of a course on mathematical modeling.
  • MIT: Syllabus for several weeks of process data analytics education as part of a first-year graduate course on process systems engineering.


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  • University of Colorado Boulder: More than 20 short screencast videos on statistics, including examples, introduction to topics, software tutorials, and exam review problems. Here are three examples:
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Useful statistics links