Summer 2016 is here!
The last of the ISE/DSA 5113 finals has been taken, all pencils are down, and students are heading out for new adventures.
- Cyril Beyney has just accepted an offer to become the lead data scientist for Nerd Kingdom and is moving to Dallas, TX!
- Weili Zhang is headed up to Pittsburg for a Summer internship
- Param Tripathi heading down to San Antonio for a Summer internship
- Olivia Perret has already moved up to New York for her new job
- Naiyu Wang and Peihui Lin (from the CORE Lab) are headed to China for a month or two
- Mohammad Tehrani is presenting at the Probabilistic Mechanics & Reliability Conference 2016 at Vanderbilt in Nashville, TN and then heading to Iran for a visit
I am very excited about the students staying in or coming to Norman!
- Alexander Rodríguez Castillo is joining our team from Peru to start his MS in DSA and then a PhD in ISE!
- Alexandra Amidon is around for the Summer starting her MS thesis work in predictive modeling
- Emily Grimes is beginning her practicum in analytics working with Nerd Kingdom
Dr. Nicholson will be around most of the Summer, but there are a few things on his agenda too:
- Starting the Summer off right with a 12-hour adventure race down in Texas: mountain biking, orienteering, and kayaking
- Taking the kids to Disney World!
- Cimbing at least one 14,000+ mountain in Colorado with the wife
- Panelist at the 41st Annual Natural Hazards Workshop in July in Colorado