Syllabus & Schedule

Schedule and Topics

Day       Topics

1          Introduction to time series and random walks ; Introduction to state-space models

2          Combining multi-site data; Identifying spatial structure; Introduction to time series and random walks

3          Estimating species interactions strengths: density-dependence and predator-prey; community models and stability

4          Univariate Dynamic Linear Models (DLMs); Multivariate DLMs

5          Dynamic Factor Analysis (DFA); Student data discussions; Other resources and directions

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