hi. i'm a freelance data scientist & web developer interested in social good and music.
As of the Fall of 2017 I'm pursuing a PhD in the DICE track
of ECE at UT Austin and will be working with Dr. Joydeep Ghosh's IDEAL lab
My research interests broadly involve Machine Learning over Networks with applications in politics and healthcare.
I obtained a Masters of Data Mining at the
UPC in Barcelona in July 2015 (masters thesis
- Some recent data projects:
Pitchfork ( text, viz1, viz2 ),
Spotify ( 7 stories ),
Glasstire ( all ),
Music (2016, 4 years, fame, folk, folkways, classical)
US Presidential Elections ( from 2012-2016, Blue Islands: 2016 & 2012), Countries( all subjects ), Foreign Films, Masters project ( Texas politics )
- My paper "Automated Construction and Analysis of Political Networks via open government and media sources" was accepted into the 2016 European Conference on Machine Learning (ECML) SoGood workshop
- I gave a related talk at the Network Science Institute at Northeastern University in Boston on Novemeber 7, 2016.
- I was selected as an Eric & Wendy Schmidt Data Science for Social Good 2016 fellow.
Some Great People I've Worked With
Selected Academic and Personal Projects/Reports