• Statistics and Data Analysis Group

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Timo Adam (M.Sc.)

© Universität Bielefeld

Research associate (PhD student)

Room: V9-126
Phone: +49 521 106-5103
E-mail: timo.adam@uni-bielefeld.de

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Short CV

  • Since 06/2016: PhD student in the Statistics and Data Analysis Group
  • 10/2013-05/2016: Studies of Economics at Bielefeld University (M.Sc.)
  • 08/2014-07/2015: Year abroad at the University of Copenhagen, Denmark
  • 10/2010-09/2013: Studies of Economics at Bielefeld University (B.Sc.)

Research interests

  • Hidden Markov models
  • Nonparametric regression models

Publications & preprints

Talks & posters

  • "Statistical modeling of animal tracking data using hidden Markov models", LUKE (National Resources Institute Finland), Helsinki, Finland, September 2019
  • "Model-based clustering of time series data: a flexible approach using nonparametric state-switching quantile regression models", 12th Scientific Meeting on Classification and Data Analysis, Cassino, Italy, September 2019
  • "Nonparametric inference in hidden Markov models for time series of counts", 34th International Workshop on Statistical Modelling, Guimarães, Portugal, July 2019
  • "Statistical modeling of animal telemetry data at multiple temporal resolutions: hidden Markov models and extensions", 7th Nordic-Baltic Biometric Conference, Vilnius, Lithuania, June 2019
  • "Semi-parametric hidden Markov models for time series of counts", 5th DagStat, Munich, March 2019
  • "Joint modeling of multi-scale time series data using hierarchical hidden Markov models", 11th CMStatistics, Pisa, Italy, December 2018
  • "Semi-parametric hidden Markov models for discrete-valued time series", Workshop of the Centre for Statistics, Bielefeld, December 2018
  • "Statistical modeling of animal telemetry data: hidden Markov models and extensions", 1st International Lake Fish Telemetry Group Workshop, Czech Academy of Sciences, Ceske Budejovice, Czech Republic, November 2018
  • "Joint modeling of multi-scale animal movement data using hierarchical hidden Markov models - a practical introduction using R", Iowa State University, Ames, USA, September 2018
  • "Gradient boosting in generalized Markov-switching regression models", 23rd COMPSTAT, Iasi, Romania, August 2018
  • "Statistical boosting for Markov-switching distributional regression models", 33rd International Workshop on Statistical Modelling, Bristol, UK, July 2018
  • "Joint modeling of multi-scale animal movement data using hierarchical hidden Markov models", 6th International Statistical Ecology Conference, St Andrews, UK, July 2018
  • "Multi-scale modeling of animal telemetry data using hidden Markov models with hierarchical structures", Workshop of the Centre for Statistics, Bielefeld, June 2018
  • "Statistical boosting in Markov-switching generalized additive models for location, scale and shape", 10th CMStatistics, London, UK, December 2017
  • "Gradient boosting in Markov-switching generalized additive models for location, scale and shape", Workshop of the Centre for Statistics, Bielefeld, October 2017
  • "Multi-scale modeling of animal movement data using hierarchical hidden Markov models"6th International Bio-Logging Science Symposium, Constance, September 2017
  • "Using hierarchical hidden Markov models for joint inference at multiple temporal scales", 32nd International Workshop on Statistical Modelling, Groningen, The Netherlands, July 2017
  • "Modeling animal telemetry data at multiple temporal scales", Workshop of the Centre for Statistics, Bielefeld, October 2016
  • "Nonparametric inference in generalized Markov-switching regression models", Workshop of the Centre for Statistics, Bielefeld, April 2016

Awards

  • "Travel scholarship" from the German Academic Exchange Service (DAAD) to attend the 7th Nordic-Baltic Biometric Conference, Vilnius, Lithuania, May 2019
  • "Best student presentation award", 6th International Statistical Ecology Conference, St Andrews, UK, July 2018

Teaching

  • Practicals for the lecture course "Generalized linear models", Bielefeld, 2019-2020
  • Practicals for the workshop "Hidden Markov models for animal movement and other ecological data", St Andrews, UK, August 2017
  • Practicals for the lecture course "Multivariate methods", Bielefeld, 2016-2019
  • Tutorials for the lecture courses "Statistik I" and "Angewandte Statistik", Bielefeld, 2014-2018