The Department of Mathematics, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore Campus, will organize a three day national workshop on “Data Analytics using Statistical Learning with Hands‐on in R ” from June 6th - 8th, 2019.  The workshop is organized in association with Amrita Centre for Research and Development (ACRD). 

About Workshop Theme

This workshop on Data Analytics is intended for the participants who aspire to excel in data analytics. It provides an opportunity to explore the intersection of Statistics and Data Analytics and enables sophisticated ways in learning the emerging trends. It focuses on a spectrum of basics to advanced statistical methods using computational techniques and their applications to industries. The workshop covers the topics on Data Analytics using statistical learning such as exploratory analysis, Correlation and Regression, multivariate statistics etc. This will help participants to learn data mining techniques to analyze data and to discover patterns.

The Hands‐on session includes an introductory session on R – a open source software. The participants are expected to learn, implement and do experiments with data analysis techniques and algorithms using R.

About the Department

The Department of Mathematics, School of Engineering, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore, has been vigorously engaged in both research and teaching. The department has at present 28 energetic and dedicated faculty members who actively involved in research in the areas like, Differential equations, Regression Analysis, Fractal Theory, Pattern Recognition, Fluid Mechanics, Lie Groups, Graph Theory, Cryptography and Bio‐ Statistics.

About Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

Amrita Vishwa Vidyappeetham (AMRITA), accredited with A Grade by NAAC, celebrates the second decade of service to the society and humanity. Under the inspiring and motivating leadership of the Divine Mother Mata Amritanandamayi Devi as chancellor, AMRITA is marching forward towards higher goals and accomplishments and scaling great heights of excellence. AMRITA was conferred the status of a University under “Section 3 of UGC Act 1956” by the Government of India in 2003. The University is spread over five campuses at Amritapuri, Bengaluru, Coimbatore, Kochi and Mysore in three different states. The University offers over 200 undergraduate, postgraduate and doctoral programmes in twenty disciplines including Engineering, Management and Medicine. It has a student population around twenty thousand and a faculty strength of two thousand.

Right from the inception research has been a very significant activity at AMRITA. The research activities at AMRITA are directed towards societal, humanitarian and community development and relief. Many centres of excellence have been started in cutting‐edge areas with the support of major national laboratories, industry leaders and agencies.

AMRITA has also bagged or filed fifty major patents and inventions in the past few years. A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed in 2005 with various US universities, some of which are ranked among the best universities in the world and has active tie‐ups and collaborations with over 75 universities in USA, Europe, Australia, Japan etc. All these have made AMRITA one of the most sought after university by top ranking students from all parts of the country and abroad.

  • Online Registration: 31st May, 2019
  • Announcement of Confirmation: 2nd June, 2019
  • Registration for Accommodation: 3rd June, 2019
  • Workshop Dates: 6th – 8th June, 2019

By Bus : There are regular bus services from Gandhipuram and Ukkadam Bus Terminus (Bus Nos. A3, 96, 48, 3G and S2).

Bus Stop: Ettimadai

By Train: Passenger trains are available from Coimbatore Railway Station and Palghat Railway Station. Ettimadai Railway Station is only about 500 metres from the campus.

Day 1 : June 6, 2019

  • Random variables and Probability Distributions
  • Theory of Estimation and Testing of Hypothesis
  • ANOVA and Design of Experiments
  • Exploratory analysis using R
  • ANOVA using R

Day 2 : June 7, 2019

  • Multivariiate Statistics
  • Correlation and Regression
  • Data Visualization
  • Goodness of Fit
  • Linear and Logistic Regresion using R

     

Day 3 : June 8, 2019

  • Principal Component Analysis
  • Bayesian Classification
  • Supervised Learning using Naïve-Bayes
  • Unsupervised Learning using K-Means

     

Dr. J. Ravichandran
Professor
Department of Mathematics
Amrita School of Engineering
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

Dr. T. Palanisamy
Associate Professor
Department of Mathematics
Amrita School of Engineering
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

Dr. O. S. Deepa Gopakumar
Associate Professor
Department of Mathematics
Amrita School of Engineering
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

Dr. S. Hariharan
Associate Professor
Department of Mathematics
Amrita School of Engineering
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

Registration Fee

For All Participants: Rs. 1770/- (includes GST)
(Includes Courseware, Working Lunch and Tea)

Interested participants are requested to fill the registration form online and the payment of registration only by online after getting confirmation from the organizing secretaries. Registration is limited and on first come first served basis. Registration fee does not include accommodation charges.

Who Can Attend?

The workshop is aimed at Academicians, Industrialists, Researchers and PG students from Mathematics, Science and Engineering.

Instructions for Registration

  1. Participants are required to first make the payment.
  2. Please note down your Reference no/ Transaction id / Payment id whichever is applicable after the payment.
  3. On successful completion of online payment, fill the "Register Online" form and submit. 

Register Online

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Organizing Chair

Dr. K. Somasundaram
Chairperson
Department of Mathematics
Amrita School of Engineering
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

Dr. J. Ravichandran
Professor
Department of Mathematics
Amrita School of Engineering
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham

Organizing Secretaries

Dr. T. Palanisamy
Department of Mathematics
Amrita School of Engineering
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Amritanagar, Coimbatore – 641 112.
Dr. O. S. Deepa Gopakumar
Department of Mathematics
Amrita School of Engineering
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Amritanagar, Coimbatore – 641 112.
Dr. S. Hariharan
Department of Mathematics
Amrita School of Engineering
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Amritanagar, Coimbatore – 641 112.

Address For Communication

Dr. S. Hariharan
Department of Mathematics
Amrita School of Engineering
Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham
Amritanagar, Coimbatore – 641 112
s_hariharan@ch.amrita.edu
+91 95000 42880
+91 99439 84994

Event Details
Date: 
2019-06-06 09:00 to 2019-06-08 17:00
ORGANIZED BY:
Department: 
Mathematics
School: 
School of Engineering
Campus: 
Coimbatore