Search result: Course units in Spring Semester 2020

Data Science Master Information
Core Courses
Data Analysis
Information and Learning
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
227-0434-10LMathematics of Information Information W8 credits3V + 2U + 2AH. Bölcskei
Statistics
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
401-3632-00LComputational StatisticsW8 credits3V + 1UM. H. Maathuis
Data Management
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
261-5110-00LOptimization for Data Science Information W8 credits3V + 2U + 2AB. Gärtner, D. Steurer
Core Electives
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
151-0566-00LRecursive Estimation Information W4 credits2V + 1UR. D'Andrea
227-0150-00LSystems-on-chip for Data Analytics and Machine Learning
Previously "Energy-Efficient Parallel Computing Systems for Data Analytics"
W6 credits4GL. Benini
227-0155-00LMachine Learning on Microcontrollers Restricted registration - show details
Registration in this class requires the permission of the instructors. Class size will be limited to 30.
Preference is given to students in the MSc EEIT.
W6 credits3G + 2AM. Magno, L. Benini
227-0224-00LStochastic SystemsW4 credits2V + 1UF. Herzog
227-0420-00LInformation Theory II Information
Does not take place this semester.
W6 credits2V + 2UA. Lapidoth
227-0558-00LPrinciples of Distributed Computing Information W7 credits2V + 2U + 2AR. Wattenhofer, M. Ghaffari
227-0560-00LDeep Learning for Autonomous Driving Information Restricted registration - show details
Registration in this class requires the permission of the instructors. Class size will be limited to 80 students.
Preference is given to EEIT, INF and RSC students.
W6 credits3V + 2PD. Dai, A. Liniger
252-0211-00LInformation Security Information W8 credits4V + 3UD. Basin, S. Capkun, R. Sasse
252-0526-00LStatistical Learning Theory Information W7 credits3V + 2U + 1AJ. M. Buhmann, C. Cotrini Jimenez
252-0538-00LShape Modeling and Geometry Processing Information W6 credits2V + 1U + 2AO. Sorkine Hornung
252-0579-00L3D Vision Information W5 credits3G + 1AM. Pollefeys, V. Larsson
252-3005-00LNatural Language Understanding Information
Does not take place this semester.
Takes place in HS20.
W5 credits2V + 1U + 1Ato be announced
261-5130-00LResearch in Data Science Restricted registration - show details
Only for Data Science MSc.
W6 credits13AProfessors
263-0007-00LAdvanced Systems Lab Information Restricted registration - show details
Only for master students, otherwise a special permission by the study administration of D-INFK is required.
W8 credits3V + 2U + 2AM. Püschel, C. Zhang
263-0008-00LComputational Intelligence Lab
Only for master students, otherwise a special permission by the study administration of D-INFK is required.
W8 credits2V + 2U + 3AT. Hofmann
263-2925-00LProgram Analysis for System Security and Reliability Information W6 credits2V + 1U + 2AP. Tsankov
263-3710-00LMachine Perception Information Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 200.
W5 credits2V + 1U + 1AO. Hilliges
263-4400-00LAdvanced Graph Algorithms and Optimization Information Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 30.
W5 credits3G + 1AR. Kyng
263-5300-00LGuarantees for Machine Learning Information Restricted registration - show details W5 credits2V + 2AF. Yang
401-0674-00LNumerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations
Not meant for BSc/MSc students of mathematics.
W10 credits2G + 2U + 2P + 4AR. Hiptmair
401-3052-05LGraph Theory Information W5 credits2V + 1UB. Sudakov
401-3052-10LGraph Theory Information W10 credits4V + 1UB. Sudakov
401-3602-00LApplied Stochastic Processes Information
Does not take place this semester.
W8 credits3V + 1Unot available
401-4632-15LCausality Information W4 credits2GC. Heinze-Deml
401-4944-20LMathematics of Data ScienceW8 credits4GA. Bandeira
401-6102-00LMultivariate Statistics
Does not take place this semester.
W4 credits2Gnot available
402-0448-01LQuantum Information Processing I: Concepts
This theory part QIP I together with the experimental part 402-0448-02L QIP II (both offered in the Spring Semester) combine to the core course in experimental physics "Quantum Information Processing" (totally 10 ECTS credits). This applies to the Master's degree programme in Physics.
W5 credits2V + 1UP. Kammerlander
701-0104-00LStatistical Modelling of Spatial DataW3 credits2GA. J. Papritz
Interdisciplinary Electives
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
101-0478-00LMeasurement and Modelling of Travel BehaviourW6 credits4GK. W. Axhausen
103-0228-00LMultimedia Cartography
Prerequisite: Successful completion of Cartography III (103-0227-00L).
W4 credits3GH.‑R. Bär, R. Sieber
103-0247-00LMobile GIS and Location-Based ServicesW5 credits4GP. Kiefer
103-0255-01LGeodata AnalysisW2 credits2GK. Kurzhals
227-0945-10LCell and Molecular Biology for Engineers II
This course is part II of a two-semester course.
Knowledge of part I is required.
W3 credits2GC. Frei
227-0391-00LMedical Image Analysis
Basic knowledge of computer vision would be helpful.
W3 credits2GE. Konukoglu, M. A. Reyes Aguirre
261-5113-00LComputational Challenges in Medical Genomics Information Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 20.
W2 credits2SA. Kahles, G. Rätsch
261-5120-00LMachine Learning for Health Care Information Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 150.
W5 credits3P + 1AG. Rätsch, J. Vogt, V. Boeva
262-0200-00LBayesian PhylodynamicsW4 credits2G + 2AT. Stadler, T. Vaughan
636-0702-00LStatistical Models in Computational BiologyW6 credits2V + 1U + 2AN. Beerenwinkel
263-3501-00LFuture Internet Information W6 credits1V + 1U + 3AA. Singla
261-5111-00LAsset Management: Advanced Investments (University of Zurich)
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
UZH Module Code: MFOEC207

Mind the enrolment deadlines at UZH:
https://www.uzh.ch/cmsssl/en/studies/application/mobilitaet.html
W3 credits2VUniversity lecturers
363-1000-00LFinancial EconomicsW3 credits2VA. Bommier
401-3629-00LQuantitative Risk Management Information W4 credits2V + 1UP. Cheridito
401-3888-00LIntroduction to Mathematical Finance Information
A related course is 401-3913-01L Mathematical Foundations for Finance (3V+2U, 4 ECTS credits). Although both courses can be taken independently of each other, only one will be recognised for credits in the Bachelor and Master degree. In other words, it is not allowed to earn credit points with one for the Bachelor and with the other for the Master degree.
W10 credits4V + 1UC. Czichowsky
401-3936-00LData Analytics for Non-Life Insurance PricingW4 credits2VC. M. Buser, M. V. Wüthrich
401-4658-00LComputational Methods for Quantitative Finance: PDE Methods Information Restricted registration - show details W6 credits3V + 1UC. Schwab
401-8915-00LAdvanced Financial Economics (University of Zurich)
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
UZH Module Code: MFOEC206

Mind the enrolment deadlines at UZH:
https://www.uzh.ch/cmsssl/en/studies/application/mobilitaet.html
W6 credits4GUniversity lecturers
701-0412-00LClimate SystemsW3 credits2GS. I. Seneviratne, L. Gudmundsson
701-1216-00LNumerical Modelling of Weather and Climate Information W4 credits3GC. Schär, S. Soerland, J. Vergara Temprado
701-1226-00LInter-Annual Phenomena and Their Prediction Information W2 credits2GC. Appenzeller
701-1252-00LClimate Change Uncertainty and Risk: From Probabilistic Forecasts to Economics of Climate Adaptation Restricted registration - show details W3 credits2V + 1UD. N. Bresch, R. Knutti
701-1270-00LHigh Performance Computing for Weather and ClimateW3 credits3GO. Fuhrer
851-0252-06LIntroduction to Social Networks: Theory, Methods and Applications
This course is intended for students interested in data analysis and with basic knowledge of inferential statistics.
W3 credits2GC. Stadtfeld, T. Elmer
363-1091-00LSocial Data ScienceW3 credits2GD. Garcia Becerra
227-0395-00LNeural SystemsW6 credits2V + 1U + 1AR. Hahnloser, M. F. Yanik, B. Grewe
227-0973-00LTranslational Neuromodeling Information W8 credits3V + 2U + 1AK. Stephan
227-1032-00LNeuromorphic Engineering II Information
Information for UZH students:
Enrolment to this course unit only possible at ETH. No enrolment to module INI405 at UZH.

Please mind the ETH enrolment deadlines for UZH students: Link
W6 credits5GS.‑C. Liu, T. Delbrück, G. Indiveri
227-1034-00LComputational Vision (University of Zurich)
No enrolment to this course at ETH Zurich. Book the corresponding module directly at UZH.
UZH Module Code: INI402

Mind the enrolment deadlines at UZH:
https://www.uzh.ch/cmsssl/en/studies/application/mobilitaet.html
W6 credits2V + 1UD. Kiper
851-0739-01LSequencing Legal DNA: NLP for Law and Political Economy
Particularly suitable for students of D-INFK, D-ITET, D-MTEC
W3 credits2VE. Ash
851-0739-02LSequencing Legal DNA: NLP for Law and Political Economy (Course Project)
This is the optional course project for "Building a Robot Judge: Data Science for the Law."

Please register only if attending the lecture course or with consent of the instructor.

Some programming experience in Python is required, and some experience with text mining is highly recommended.
W2 credits2VE. Ash
851-0740-00LBig Data, Law, and Policy Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 35

Students will be informed by 1.3.2020 at the latest.
W3 credits2SS. Bechtold
363-1100-00LRisk Case Study Challenge Restricted registration - show details
Does not take place this semester.
W3 credits2SA. Bommier, S. Feuerriegel
Seminar
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
261-5113-00LComputational Challenges in Medical Genomics Information Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 20.
W2 credits2SA. Kahles, G. Rätsch
263-3840-00LHardware Architectures for Machine Learning Information
The deadline for deregistering expires at the end of the second week of the semester. Students who are still registered after that date, but do not attend the seminar, will officially fail the seminar.
W2 credits2SG. Alonso, T. Hoefler, C. Zhang
263-5225-00LAdvanced Topics in Machine Learning and Data Science Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 20.

The deadline for deregistering expires at the end of the fourth week of the semester. Students who are still registered after that date, but do not attend the seminar, will officially fail the seminar.
W2 credits2SF. Perez Cruz
401-3620-20LStudent Seminar in Statistics: Inference in Non-Classical Regression Models Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 24.
Mainly for students from the Mathematics Bachelor and Master Programmes who, in addition to the introductory course unit 401-2604-00L Probability and Statistics, have heard at least one core or elective course in statistics. Also offered in the Master Programmes Statistics resp. Data Science.
W4 credits2SF. Balabdaoui
GESS Science in Perspective
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
851-0740-00LBig Data, Law, and Policy Restricted registration - show details
Number of participants limited to 35

Students will be informed by 1.3.2020 at the latest.
W3 credits2SS. Bechtold
» see Science in Perspective: Type A: Enhancement of Reflection Capability
» Recommended Science in Perspective (Type B) for D-INFK
» see Science in Perspective: Language Courses ETH/UZH
Master's Thesis
NumberTitleTypeECTSHoursLecturers
261-0800-00LMaster's Thesis
The minimal prerequisites for the Master’s thesis registration are:
- Completed Bachelor’s program
- All additional requirements completed (additional requirements, if any, are listed in the admission decree)
- Minimum degree requirements fulfilled of the course categories Data Analysis and Data Management and overall 50 credits obtained in the course category Core Courses
- Data Science Lab (14 credits) completed
O30 credits64DProfessors