Shuva Gupta

Shuva Gupta
  • Senior Lecturer in Statistics and Data Science

Contact Information

  • office Address:

    331 Academic Research Building
    265 South 37th Street
    Philadelphia, PA 19104

Research Interests: Theory and Methods: Penalized methods in high dimensional data analysis, variable selection, nonparametric statistics.
Application: Statistical analysis of genomic and toxicology data.

Teaching

Current Courses (Fall 2022)

  • STAT1020 - Intro Business Stat

    Continuation of STAT 1010 or STAT 1018. A thorough treatment of multiple regression, model selection, analysis of variance, linear logistic regression; introduction to time series. Business applications. This course may be taken concurrently with the prerequisite with instructor permission.

    STAT1020003 ( Syllabus )

    STAT1020002 ( Syllabus )

    STAT1020001 ( Syllabus )

All Courses

  • STAT1010 - Intro Business Stat

    Data summaries and descriptive statistics; introduction to a statistical computer package; Probability: distributions, expectation, variance, covariance, portfolios, central limit theorem; statistical inference of univariate data; Statistical inference for bivariate data: inference for intrinsically linear simple regression models. This course will have a business focus, but is not inappropriate for students in the college. This course may be taken concurrently with the prerequisite with instructor permission.

  • STAT1020 - Intro Business Stat

    Continuation of STAT 1010 or STAT 1018. A thorough treatment of multiple regression, model selection, analysis of variance, linear logistic regression; introduction to time series. Business applications. This course may be taken concurrently with the prerequisite with instructor permission.

  • STAT4300 - Probability

    Discrete and continuous sample spaces and probability; random variables, distributions, independence; expectation and generating functions; Markov chains and recurrence theory.

Awards and Honors

  • Wharton Undergraduate Teaching Excellence Award, 2021

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