8. Homework project
Homework exercise (200 points):
Choose a scientific question and dataset of your own and implement a suitable Bayesian workflow to answer your question. Alternatively, you may design an experiment to answer your question, and work with simulated data. Separate your working into the following topics:
Model comparison (optional)
Experiment design (optional)
You are free to choice any topic, but a few options are also given below.
Studying the evolution of cosmic star formation with galaxy data: https://astrostatistics.psu.edu/datasets/COMBO17.html
Solar cycle and sun spot forecasting: https://wwwbis.sidc.be/silso/datafiles
To be continued…
If you have a question/dataset of interest but aren’t sure of a dataset/question to match, then ask to discuss! Questions can be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.