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Technical Areas of Interest: Bayesian nonparametrics and applied stochastic processes.

Dates of Residence:  Aug 2017 to June 2018

Education: PhD in Statistics at the University of Bath 
                    MSc in Statistics at IIMAS-UNAM 
                    Actuarial Sciences at UNAM 

Background: I like running and swimming 

Position:  At UT-Austin: Fulbright Visiting Scholar 
                 At IIMAS-UNAM: Full time professor at IIMAS-UNAM, Mexico

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Postdoctoral Fellow, SDS
GDC 7.509

Technical Areas of Interest: Graphical models, Bayesian nonparametrics, variable selection, clustering and feature allocation, semiparametric modeling, data mining, multivariate analysis, clinical trials, biostatistics, and bioinformatics. 

Dates of Residence: January 2016

Background:Yang is quite athletic and energetic. He enjoys playing Texas Hold'em and basketball. In additon to this, he likes to engage in weight lifting and swimming but is not too fond of running.

Education: Ph.D., Statistics, Rice University, 2015