Out in the World
Sofia Ruiz Suarez: (1) Fulbright Scholars Award for "Use and development of probabilistic machine learning techniques for classification of spatiotemporal patterns". Working with Dr. Brian Reich at NCSU from August - November 2021. (2) Mitacs Globalink Research Program, awarded for "Modeling animal movement for sustainable livestock management". Working with myself and Dr. Radu Craiu at the University of Toronto from Feb - July 2022. (3) Postdoctoral Fellowship at the University of Toronto Data Sciences Institute w/ Patrick Brown and Prabhat Jha, Dec 2022 - Nov 2024.
Robert Zimmerman: Queen Elizabeth II Graduate Scholarship in Science & Technology for "Hidden Markov Models for Big Noisy Data". Awarded 2021.
Summer 2022 @ University of Toronto:
* Summer Undergraduate Data Science Research Program - Lauren Gill
winner of best talk at student research day
Summer 2021 @ University of Toronto:
* NSERC USRA - Jessica Long
* Centre for Global Change Science - Simone Collier
* Department of Statistical Sciences USRA - Yun-Hsiang Chan
* School of Environment - Sophie Berkowitz
Recorded Talks + Podcasts + Comic Books
Vianey Leos Barajas @ NYU PRIISM
Sofia Ruiz Suarez @ Toronto Data Workshop
Jessica Long, Simone Collier, Sophie Berkowtiz, Yun-Hsiang Chan, Vinky Wang @ Toronto Data Workshop
Vianey Leos Barajas @ El Zoominario
"Latent Structures in Ecological and Environmental Data"
Vianey Leos Barajas @ Mexican Statistical Association (in Spanish)
"Historias con impacto a través de la ciencia de datos"
Vianey Leos Barajas @ School of Environment (UofT)
"Statistical Ecology: What is it?"
Vianey Leos Barajas @ Institute for Oceans and Fisheries (UBC)
"Extending the hidden Markov model for analysis of animal movement data"