Ryan Giordano

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Statistics Ph.D. Program
B.S, University of Illinois, 2002
MSc, London School of Economics, 2009
Office / Location: 
431 Evans
Email: 
rgiordano [at] berkeley [dot] edu
Primary Research Area: 
Applied & Theoretical Statistics
Sub-Focus: 
Applied Statistics, Bayesian Statistics, Machine Learning, Statistics in Physical Sciences
Dissertation Advisor: 
Michael Jordan

Ryan studied mathematics and engineering mechanics as an undergrad and has a mater's degree in econometrics.  He has worked at Google, HP, and has served in the US Peace Corps in Kazakhstan.  His academic interests include variational methods, hierarchical models, parallel algorithms, and the philosophy of science.