All decks
  • Archiving and Citing Research Software

    Presented at the Software Sustainability Institute's 2019 Collaborations Workshop in Loughborough, UK.

  • Acknowledging Scientific Software

    Presented at the Society for Industrial Mathematics 2019 meeting on Computational Science and Engineering in Spokane, WA.

  • Jupyter Notebooks: a primer for curators

    A short presentation on a curatorial primer for Jupyter Notebooks. Feb. 7, 2019

  • Stochastic Gradient Boosting Machines: Core Concepts

    Presented at DataFest 2019 in Cambridge, MA.

  • Research Software Preservation & Attribution

    Presented at DataFest 2019 in Cambridge, MA.

  • Software Citation Implementation in Astronomy: An Update

    Presented at AAS 233 in Seattle, WA.

  • Open Scientific Research and Data Management: Tools

    Presentation to the Science Education Division of the Center for Astrophysics. December 10, 2018

  • Stochastic Gradient Boosting Machines: the basics

    Presentation given at the Center for Astrophysics Machine Learning Journal Club. December 7, 2018

  • PHaEDRA: What Now?

    Presentation to the staff of the DASCH project (Digital Access to a Sky Century at Harvard). Oct. 16, 2018

  • OSCW 2018

    Pitch for the 2018 Open Source CubeSat Workshop at ESA's European Space Astronomy Center in Madrid, Spain

  • Archiving and Citing Software: An Intro for Novices

    Presentation for students in the 2018 cohort of the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory's Latino Initiative. Materials shared during session are accessible on GitHub:

  • Considerations for Sharing and Preserving Research Software and Data

    Special Invited Talk at the 15th International HITRAN (high-resolution transmission molecular absorption database) Conference, 13-15 June 2018. Abstract:

  • A brief introduction to stochastic gradient boosting in machine learning

    Invited talk at the CfA's Classification in the Golden Era of X-ray Catalogs Workshop May 4, 2018

  • Defining Interoperability

    Talk at Harvard's FAS Library Liaison's meeting

  • Computational Archival Science Unconference

  • MS Capstone

    Brief summary of capstone work for my MS in Data Analytics from CUNY

  • Beautiful Graphs

    JupyterCon 2017. IPySigma Demo and Discussion. See the code on GitHub:

  • Monte Carlo Blackjack

    Project slides DATA 609

  • Tools to Support Open Scientific Research and Data Management

    Jan. 30, 2017. Event held at Wolbach Library at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics

  • Data Management: Astronomy

    A VERY brief overview of concepts associated with research data management in Astronomy. Presented at Harvard DataFest 2017

  • Optimized Decision Making About Library Shelf Space Through Simulation

    Presentation of final project for DATA 604: Simulation and Modeling Techniques through CUNY SPS. The GitHub repo containing the code for this project is at:

  • Dava Sobel's Book Release Reception

    Slide displayed on screens in the library during the reception prior to a lecture by Dava Sobel at the CfA on Dec. 6, 2016.

  • Developing simple classifier

    Developing a simple gender classifier for DATA 620: Network Analytics - MS in Data Analytics at CUNY SPS

  • GitHub

    Presentation used during a workshop at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. Oct. 12, 2016

  • A Brief Overview of Data Tools

    July 20, 2016. e-Science Program MOOC.

  • Libraries for Astronomers

    dotAstronomy 8 presentation, Oxford, UK June 2016