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Skills

languages

, HTML/CSS, LaTeX

applications

Vim, Git, iTerm2, Zsh

os

macOS, Linux (Ubuntu), Windows

Disclaimer

This resume was made with the R package pagedown.

Last updated on 2019-01-15.

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Earo Wang

PhD student

Education

Monash University

Ph.D. candidate

Melbourne, AU

2019 - 2016

Thesis: Tidy data structure and visualisation to support exploration and modeling of temporal data

Supervisors: Professor Dianne Cook & Professor Rob J Hyndman

Monash University

B.Comm.(Hons) in Econometrics

Melbourne, AU

2015 - 2012

Thesis: Exploratory visualisation of big time series data

Supervisor: Professor Rob J Hyndman

Honours and awards

John Chambers Statistical Software Award

American Statistical Association

N/A

2019

Awarded for the development and implementation of the R package “tsibble” for the statistical profession, with a cash prize US$2,000.

ACEMS Impact and Engagement Award

ACEMS

N/A

2018

Acknowledge ACEMS members who actively engage in translating methodological research into open source R packages, awarded to Monash Business Analytics Team.

Data Challenge First Prize

Altas of Living Australia & useR! 2018

N/A

2018

Built a shiny application to explore the varieties of bees in the Atlas of Living Australia, with a cash prize AU$500. Teamwork with Mitchell O’Hara-Wild & Stephanie Kobakian.

ACEMS Business Analytics Prize

ACEMS (Monash University)

N/A

2018

“Calendar-based graphics for visualizing people’s daily schedule” received the best student paper award from ACEMS on Business Analytics, with a cash prize AU$3,000.

ASA Statistical Graphics Student Paper Award

American Statistical Association

N/A

2018

“Calendar-based graphics for visualizing people’s daily schedule” received the best student paper award from ASA on Statistical Graphics, with a cash prize US$1,000.

Data61 Topup Postgraduate Research Scholarship

CSIRO Data61

N/A

2017

Supplementary postgraduate scholarship valued at up to AU$10,000 per annum.

Monash Graduate Scholarship

Monash University

N/A

2016

The scholarship is offered to candidate who has obtained as an Australian bachelors degree with first class honors, valued at AU$26,288 per annum.

Dean’s Honors List – First Class Honors

Monash University

N/A

2015

The Dean’s Lists recognize excellent and sustained academic performance among the students.

Publications

Calendar-based graphics for visualizing people’s daily schedules

eprint:arXiv:1810.09624.

N/A

2018

Wang, E, D Cook, and RJ Hyndman.

Fast computation of reconciled forecasts for hierarchical and grouped time series

In: Computational Statistics & Data Analysis 97, 16–32. DOI: 10.1016/j.csda.2015.11.007.

N/A

2016

Hyndman, RJ, AJ Lee, and E Wang.

Large-scale unusual time series detection

In: Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Data Mining. Atlantic City, NJ, USA. 14–17 November 2015. DOI: 10.1109/ICDMW.2015.104.

N/A

2015

Hyndman, RJ, E Wang, and N Laptev.

Talks

Please see earo.me/talk.

Workshops and presentations

N/A

Teaching

I’m a teaching associate for the following units at Monash University since 2014:

  • ETC3550: Applied forecasting for business and economics
  • ETC2420: Statistical thinking
  • ETC1010: Data modelling and computing
  • ETC1000: Business and economic statistics

N/A

Software (R packages)

tsibble

Tidy temporal data frames and tools

N/A

2018

sugrrants

Provides ‘ggplot2’ graphics for analysing time series data

N/A

2017

rwalkr

Provides API to Melbourne pedestrian data in tidy data form

N/A

2017

hts

Methods for analysing and forecasting hierarchical and grouped time series

N/A

2014

Experience

Visiting scholar

Iowa State University

Ames, US

2018

Software developer

Google Summer of Code

Melbourne, AU

2017

Research assistant

Monash University

Melbourne, AU

2015 - 2013

Service

Programme committee

useR! Conference

Brisbane, AU

2018