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Timo Adam (M.Sc.)

Me

Research associate (PhD student)

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

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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
  • 10/2010-09/2013: Studies of Economics at Bielefeld University (B.Sc.)

Research interests

  • Hidden Markov models
  • Nonparametric regression models

Publications & preprints

Talks & posters

  • "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, 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

Teaching

Aktuelles

Workshop on HMMs

We gave a two-day workshop on hidden Markov models at the University of St Andrews.

New paper

Paper published at Dependence Modeling that compares methods for nonparametric estimation of simplified vines.

New paper

Paper accepted at AStA Wirtschafts- und Sozialstatistisches Archiv estimating income mobility with D-vines using bivariate penalized splines.

New paper

Our review paper on statistical models for animal movement got accepted at AStA Advances in Statistical Analysis.

New paper

Paper accepted at JABES on selecting the number of states of an HMM.

New paper

Paper accepted at JABES on multi-scale modelling of animal movement and general animal behaviour.

New paper

Paper accepted at Ecology on the estimation and simulation of foraging trips of central-place foragers.

New member of the group

Marius Ötting has joined the group as a PhD student.

New paper

Paper accepted at Statistics and Computing on estimating non-simplified vine copulas using penalized splines.

New paper

Paper accepted at Applied Stochastic Models in Business and Industry on fitting a special type of SV models.

New paper

Paper accepted at the Annals of Applied Statistics on possible responses of blue whales to sound exposure.

Karl Peter Grotemeyer Prize

Roland Langrock will be awarded the Karl Peter Grotemeyer Prize.