Two blogs (read later)

hierarchical survival models

posterior predictive checks



1. SQL Introduction to database

2. Book to read:

  • Mixed effect model: Data analysis using regression and multilevel models
  • Business questions: Data Science for Business: What you need to know about data mining and data-analytic thinking
  • Brain teaser: A  practical guide to quantitative finance interviews, Chapter two
  • Machine Learning / Data Mining: Elements of Statistical Learning

3. Learn Python

4. Optional

Big data and hoop:

  • map reduce abstraction
  • Distributed File System
  • map reduce process

Resume preparation

Good Materials for Java Study

1. Berkeley CS 61B Data Structures


2.  Introduction to Computer Science using Java, Bradley Kjell, Central Connecticut State University

very introductory course


3. Udeny: Java for Complete Beginners


4. Columbia University: Data Structure