Vianey Leos Barajas (B.Sc.)


Research associate within the SFB-TRR 212

Room: V9-139
E-mail: vianey@iastate.edu


  • Since 03/2018: Research associate at Bielefeld University
  • Since 2011: Ph.D. Statistics at Iowa State University
  • 2007-2011: B.Sc. Mathematics from California State University



New member of the group

Sina Mews has joined the group as a PhD student.

New paper

Paper accepted at Movement Ecology on foraging strategies of reef sharks.

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.


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.

Karl Peter Grotemeyer Prize

Roland Langrock will be awarded the Karl Peter Grotemeyer Prize.