April, 2019 – SAS Global Forum 2019

I will be attending SAS Global Forum (SGF) again this year!

April, 2018 – SAS Global Forum 2018

I attended SAS Global Forum (SGF) for the first time this year and presented three software demos on the tasks in SAS® Studio. I am grateful for the opportuity to attend SGF – it was a good experience and I had a lot of great interactions with our users.

Shortened versions of the demos can be watched below.

August 3, 2017 – Joint Statistical Meetings

I presented my latest research at the Joint Statistical Meetings in Baltimore. My talk was a part of a session on Optimization Methods with Biological Applications.

March 2, 2016 – Introduction to CVX & Publish

I gave a guest lecture in Eric Chi’s Advanced Computing course on an introduction to CVX, a modeling tool for solving convex optimization problems in MATLAB. I also briefly discussed MATLAB’s publish feature to integrate code, output, and markup into one document. The materials from the talk are available in hopes that others find them useful:

September 19, 2014 – Statistical Learning Group

As a member of the NCSU Statistical Learning Group, I provided an overview of regularized regression in statistics. The talk was designed to be accessible to any non-statistician who has taken an introductory statistics course. Please watch the videos below and follow along with the slides and accompanying R code. The slides were created in RStudio using R Markdown v2, and the source code is also available to encourage the use of R Markdown.