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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, 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 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

Teaching

Aktuelles

New member of the group

Vianey Leos Barajas has joined our group.

New paper

Paper accepted at Statistica Neerlandica on nonparametric inference in HMM-type models.

New paper

Paper accepted at Applied Economics on betting market inefficiencies in German football.

New paper

Paper accepted at Quantitative Finance that uses Markov-switching GAMs for forecasting operational losses in banking.

SFB

Roland is a PI within a new "Sonderforschungsbereich".

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

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

New paper

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

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.

Karl Peter Grotemeyer Prize

Roland Langrock will be awarded the Karl Peter Grotemeyer Prize.