[SciPy-User] How to fit data with errorbars

Skipper Seabold jsseabold@gmail....
Wed Feb 17 23:41:55 CST 2010


On Wed, Feb 17, 2010 at 10:11 PM, Nathaniel Smith <njs@pobox.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Feb 17, 2010 at 10:15 AM, Jeremy Conlin <jlconlin@gmail.com> wrote:
>> I should have given my background.  I have a PhD in engineering where
>> my work was in computational algorithms.  However, at the time, I
>> didn't need to fit a curve to my data to any known models.  Now that I
>> have a job, this becomes necessary so I need to learn it.
>
> I recently enjoyed Cosma Shalizi's lecture notes on regression, which
> are available at
>  http://www.stat.cmu.edu/~cshalizi/350/
> (lectures 16-18)
>
> Cheaper than a book, anyway :-)
>

This is a nice resource and looks like a fun class.  Thanks,

Skipper


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