discipline 
MSc in
Mathematics

subject 
Analysis of
survival data (module Mathematical statistics)

lecturers 
Tamás F. Móri, Dept. of Probability Theory and
Statistics, Institute of Mathematics 
credits 
2 
period 
2^{nd}
semester 
curriculum 
Censoring. Nonparametric ML,
product limit estimator. Greenwood formula. Actuarial estimator. Proportional
hazards, Cox model. Complete, conditional, and partial likelihood. Classes of
aging distributions, IFR, IFRA, NBU. Monotone and coherent systems. Shock
models. ML estimation of the survival function in the IFR and IFRA classes.
The bioassay problem. 
literature 

form of tuition 
Lecture 
mode of assessment 
oral exam 