Week 3 (Jan 29 - Feb 05) Screencasts and Slides

The focus this week is on understanding MVU estimators and their performance in the special case of linear Gaussian models and on understanding and using the Rao-Blackwell-Lehmann-Sheffe theorem to find MVU estimators. The assigned reading is Kay vI:4 and Kay vI:5. The following screencasts and pdf slides may also be instructive.