Applied Analysis of Variance and Experimental Design
Autumn semester 2020
General information
Lecturer  Lukas Meier 

Assistants  MetaLina Spohn, Corinne Emmenegger 
Lectures  Mon 1416. The lectures take place on Zoom and the Zoom link can be found on Moodle. 
Exercises  Mon 1618 (biweekly). The lectures take place on Zoom and the Zoom link can be found on Moodle. 
Moodle  >> 
Course catalogue data  >> 
Exam  Note: New format will be completely multiple choice with no negative points.
Previous exams (with different style). 
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

September 5th, 2019:
Beginning of lecture: Monday, 23/09/2019. (Exercises start on 23/09/2019 at 15:15 in room HG E 1.1, with a special introduction to the "R" software)
Course materials
Lecture notes
Lecture notes can be found here: HTML  PDF
Course organisation
Week  Topic  Lecture notes  Book chapters 

Week 13  Final Remarks


Week 12  Power  Chapter 10 

Week 11  Incomplete Block Designs

Chapter 9 

Week 10  SplitPlot Designs

Chapter 8 

Week 9  Nested and Mixed Effects: II

Chapter 7.2 

Week 8  Nested and Mixed Effects: I

Chapter 7.1.3 

Week 7  Random Effects

Chapter 7.1 

Week 6  Complete Block Designs

Chapter 6 

Week 5  Factorial Treatment Structure II

Chapter 5 

Week 4  Factorial Treatment Structure I

Chapter 5 

Week 3  Specific Differences (Contrasts)

Chapter 4 

Week 2  Completely Randomized Designs

Chapter 3 

Week 1  Introduction / General Concepts  Chapter 2 

Exercise classes
Exercise classes are every two weeks starting on 23/09/2019. 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  

R Intro Democode EasyData (easy.txt) 
    September 23, 2019    R Intro Slides  
Series 1  September 30, 2019  October 10, 2019  October 7, 2019  Solutions 1  
Series 2  October 14, 2019  October 24, 2019  October 21, 2019  Solutions 2  
Series 3  October 28, 2019  November 7, 2019  November 4, 2019  Solutions 3  
Series 4  November 11, 2019  November 21, 2019  November 18, 2019  Solutions 4  Hints Slides  
Series 5  November 25, 2019  December 5, 2019  December 2, 2019  Solutions 5  Remark Exercise 1a  
Series 6  December 9, 2019  No hand in  December 16, 2019  Solutions 6  
Introduction 