Computers, Learning, Data Science
Pandas, SciPy, NumPy, sqlalchemy, jinja2, flask, sklearn
Gephi, matplotlib, basemap
IPython notebooks/Jupyter, Microsoft Excel, Visual Studio, Oracle VM Virtual Box, Microsoft Office, GIMP, putty, Filezilla, Adobe Premiere, Coursera MOOC platform, Webassign online homework platform, LaTeX, Google Fusion Tables
Web and Database
Statistics, professional development, desktop computer administration, people management, technical writing, public speaking
Centre for Computing in Science Education, Department of Physics, University of Oslo, 2017 - present
Building models of student choice in their undergraduate education to understand the pathways they take from freshman year to graduation.
Mentoring MS students.
Helmholtz Centre Potsdam GFZ German Research Centre for Geosciences, 2016 - 2017
Taught course on python for geophysics students.
Developing tool for statistical seismology.
Investigating b-value correlations to physical phenomena.
Data Mining Consultant
Michigan State University, University of Colorado - Boulder, University of Tokyo, 2015 - present
Developed tool that uses Google APIs to visualize seismic activity. [
Built models and used descriptive statistics to investigate “on-ramps” and “off-ramps” Michigan State University students take when pursuing a physics major.
Redesigned reporting application for a University of Colorado Boulder’s survey used by 50+ universities worldwide. [
Example of Report
Research Associate I
Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013 - 2015
Analyzed video clickstream data. Found that students attend to specific task oriented information while possibly ignoring higher order discussions.
Compared different student populations use of video lectures.
Built a social network from online course forums that could identify students and instructors based on connections.
Led professional development workshops for high school teachers training them to teach python in their classrooms.
M.S. Physics - Georgia State University
2010 - 2013
B.S. Physics - Georgia State University
You can find a full list of my published work on my Google Scholar page.
You can find my personal website here, with recipes!
Books that I have read recently. Uses a google sheet as a database.
6 button arcade controller
Short film "What is a scientific model?"
Short film "taking a stroll"
Home network administration of two 24 port Cisco switches, a router, and ran CAT5e to every room of my house.