Section 03: Data exploration and visualization

Notes by Luis Gutierrez (2020), and Mary Richardson (2019)

Pandas and plotting review

Download this Jupyter notebook: w03-section.ipynb. We will walk through this notebook during section to learn/review pandas and plotting.

We will use the datasets from Moriarty (Moriarty_SuppTable1.txt) and Adler (Adler_SuppTable2.txt) from problem set 1, and this example dataset: (section-data.tbl)

Practice exercises

When you have gone through the lecture notes, download and complete these practice exercises: w03-section-exercises.ipynb. Review the section notes and ask us questions as you work through it. If you get really stuck here are some possible solutions: w03-section-solutions.ipynb.