Syllabus academic year 2008/2009
(Created 2008-07-17.)

Higher education credits: 7,5. Grading scale: TH. Level: G2 (First level). Language of instruction: The course will be given in Swedish. FMS210 overlap following cours/es: MAS234 och MAS234. Alternative for: B3, K3. Optional for: B4l, K4l, N4, Pi4. Course coordinator: Dr Malin Sjöö,, Livsmedelsteknologi. Recommended prerequisits: A basic course in mathematical statistics and basic Matlab. Assessment: Written project reports as well as compulsory and active participation in the seminars. Further information: The course is also given at the faculty of science with the code MAS234.

Build on the knowledge in design of experiments in order to be able to plan and perform more complicated experiments, as well as analyse data in several dimensions.

Knowledge and understanding
For a passing grade the student must

Skills and abilities
For a passing grade the student must

Complete and reduced factorial designs. Mixture designs. Response surface analysis. Cluster analysis, discriminant analysis, principal component analysis (PCA), and partial least squares (PLS).

Brereton, RG: Chemometrics: Data Analysis for the Laboratory and Chemical Plant. Wiley 2003.