Syllabus academic year 2010/2011
(Created 2010-07-25.)
Credits: 7,5. Grading scale: TH. Cycle: G2 (First Cycle). Main field: Technology. Language of instruction: The course might be given in English. FMS210 overlaps following cours/es: MAS234. Alternative for: B3. Optional for: B4l, B4lm, B4mb, K4l, K4p, N4, Pi4. Course coordinator: Dr Malin Sjöö,, Food Technology. 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.

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. 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.