I am a third year PhD student in the Department of Statistics at the University of Washington, where I am working with Daniela Witten. I completed my MSc in Statistics in the Department of Statistics at the University of British Columbia under the supervision of Alexandre Bouchard-Côté. My BSc is in Applied Mathematics from McMaster University.
My research interests are broadly in machine learning. My recent work has spanned
Spike train deconvolution from calcium imaging data
In the past, my research focused on Bayesian nonparametrics, Monte Carlo sampling schemes, Bayesian Phylogenetics, and Mathematical finance.