Applied Analysis of Variance and Experimental Design
Autumn semester 2016
General information
Lecturer  Lukas Meier 

Assistants  Gian Thanei, Jana Jankova 
Lectures  Mon 1315 HG G 5 >> 
Exercises  Mon 1517 (biweekly) HG E 1.1 
Course catalogue data  >> 
Exam  Winter 2016 Demo Exam 
Question hour  Jan 13, 2017 and Jan 20, 2017 14:00  15:00 HG G 19.1 
Course content
Principles of experimental design. Oneway analysis of variance. Multifactor experiments and analysis of variance. Block designs. Latin square designs. Splitplot and stripplot designs. Random effects and mixed effects models. Full factorials and fractional designs.
Announcements

November 10, 2016:
There is an issue with type 3 sum of squares and drop1 when you use contr.treatment. I've updated the slides "Factorial Treatment Structure II", p.23 and the Rfile "04_unbalanced_data_demo.R" (week 5). 
September 1st, 2016:
Beginning of lecture: Monday, 26/09/2016. (Exercises start on 26/09/2016 at 15:15 in room HG E 1.1, with a special introduction to the "R" software)
Course materials
Week  Topic  Book chapters 

Week 13  Power


Week 12  TwoSeries Factorials


Week 11  Incomplete Block Designs


Week 10  Split Plot Designs


Week 9  Nested and Mixed Effects: II


Week 8  Nested and Mixed Effects: I


Week 7  Random Effects


Week 6  Complete Block Designs 

Week 5  Factorial Treatment Structure II 

Week 4  Factorial Treatment Structure I 

Week 3  Specific Differences (Contrasts) 

Week 2  Completely Randomized Designs


Week 1  Introduction / General Concepts 

Exercise classes
Exercise classes are every two weeks starting on 26/09/2016. The first exercise class will feature an R tutorial. Please install R and RStudio and bring your laptop to the exercise classes, if possible.
Series and solutions
The Series solutions should be handed in by 12:00 (noon) of the designated date. You can submit your solutions by placing them in the ANOVA box in room HG J 68.
Exercises  Hand out  Hand in  Discussion  Solution  Slides/Notes 

Series 6  December 12, 2016  No hand in  December 19, 2016  Solutions 6  Hints 
Series 5  November 28, 2016  December 8, 2016  December 5, 2016  Solutions 5  Hints 
Series 4  November 14, 2016  November 24, 2016  November 21, 2016  Solutions 4  Hints 
Series 3  October 31, 2016  November 10, 2016  November 7, 2016  Solutions 3  Hints 
Series 2  October 17, 2016  October 27, 2016  October 24, 2016  Solutions 2  
Series 1  October 3, 2016  October 13, 2016  October 10, 2016  Solutions 1  Slides 1 
Introduction 