CosmoMC

Professor: Antonio J. Cuesta , UGR

Professor arrival: 29/02/2016

Professor departure: 05/03/2016

Assigned office: 23

Title: CosmoMC

Place: Seminario Dpto. Física Teórica y del Cosmos

Dates: 01/03/2016 - 03/03/2016

Schedule:
Martes 1/03 16:30-17:30 Curso Miércoles 2/03 11-13 Curso Jueves 3/03 10-12 Curso 15-17 Curso

Abstract:
Parte I: Bayesian vs. frequentist approaches PDFs and marginalized probabilities State of the art of cosmological datasets The LambdaCDM model Beyond LambdaCDM Parte II: Downloading the code Compiling CosmoMC: the Makefile Customizing Params.ini: datasets Customizing Params.ini: parameters Running the code MCMC convergence Parte III: The analysis tool GetDist Interpreting the results: margestats vs likestats The covariance matrix Using python tools for plotting The Graphical User Interface: GetDist GUI Using Planck public chains