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Name Degree/Year Thesis Now
Andy Reagan PhD - 2017 "Towards a science of human stories: using sentient analysis and emotional arcs to understand the building blocks of complex social systems" Data Scientist at MassMutual Insurance
Emily Cody PhD - 2017 "Mathematical modeling of public opinion using traditional and social media" Data Scientist at Adobe
Jake Williams PhD - 2015 "Lexical mechanics: partitions, mixtures, and context" Faculty in Information Science at Drexel University
Eitan Pechenick PhD - 2015 "Exploring the google books corpus: an information theoretic approach to linguistic evolution" Faculty at Maine School of Science & Mathematics
Nicholas Allgaier PhD - 2014 "Reverse engineering the human brain: an evolutionary computation approach to the analysis of fMRI" Faculty in Psychiatry at UVM
Catherine Bliss PhD - 2014 "Description, prediction, and evolution of a large, dynamic network from incomplete data." Faculty in Mathematics at UVM
       
David Dewhurst MS - 2018 "Some results on a class of functional optimization problems" PhD Student at UVM
Ryan Gallagher MS - 2017 "Disentangling discourse: networks, entropy, and social movements" PhD Student at MIT
Morgan Frank MS - 2014 "Standing swells surveyed showing surprisingly stable solutions for the Lorenz '96 model" PhD Student at MIT
Michael Foley MS - 2014 "An exploratory statistical analysis of NASDAQ-provided trade data" PhD Student at Northeastern
Kameron Harris MS - 2012 "On-off threshold models of social behavior" Postdoc at University of Washington
Ross Lieb-Lappen MS - 2010 "Aggressive shadowing of a low-dimensional model of atmospheric dynamics" Faculty at Vermont Technical College
       
Sven McCall BS - 2018 "Langrangian cohort structures: a climatological look" Data Scientist at Apple
Brenden Whitney BS - 2017 "Categorizing snow depth trends in Vermont with Singular Value Decomposition" MS Student at UVM
Dilan Kiley BS - 2014 "Characterizing the shapes of collective attention using social media" Data Scientist at Chobanian Group
Darcy Glenn BS - 2013 Characterizing weather in a thermosyphon, an atmosphere that hangs on a wall" Environmental Analyst at Park City Municipal Corporation
Ashley McKhann BS - 2011 "Modeling chaotic convection: data vs physics" Biostatician at Harvard
Kameron Harris BS - 2009 "Predicting climate regime change in chaotic convection" Postdoc at University of Washington

 

 

 

PhD Graduates

Name Degree/Year Thesis Now
Andy Reagan PhD - 2017 "Towards a science of human stories: using sentient analysis and emotional arcs to understand the building blocks of complex social systems" Data Scientist at MassMutual Insurance
Emily Cody PhD - 2017 "Mathematical modeling of public opinion using traditional and social media" Data Scientist at Adobe
Jake Williams PhD - 2015 "Lexical mechanics: partitions, mixtures, and context" Faculty in Information Science at Drexel University
Eitan Pechenick PhD - 2015 "Exploring the google books corpus: an information theoretic approach to linguistic evolution" Faculty at Maine School of Science & Mathematics
Nicholas Allgaier PhD - 2014 "Reverse engineering the human brain: an evolutionary computation approach to the analysis of fMRI" Faculty in Psychiatry at UVM
Catherine Bliss PhD - 2014 "Description, prediction, and evolution of a large, dynamic network from incomplete data." Faculty in Mathematics at UVM

 

 

 

MS Graduates

Name Degree/Year Thesis Now
David Dewhurst MS - 2018 "Some results on a class of functional optimization problems" PhD Student at UVM
Ryan Gallagher MS - 2017 "Disentangling discourse: networks, entropy, and social movements" PhD Student at MIT
Morgan Frank MS - 2014 "Standing swells surveyed showing surprisingly stable solutions for the Lorenz '96 model" PhD Student at MIT
Michael Foley MS - 2014 "An exploratory statistical analysis of NASDAQ-provided trade data" PhD Student at Northeastern
Kameron Harris MS - 2012 "On-off threshold models of social behavior" Postdoc at University of Washington
Ross Lieb-Lappen MS - 2010 "Aggressive shadowing of a low-dimensional model of atmospheric dynamics" Faculty at Vermont Technical College

 

 

 

Undergraduates

Name Degree/Year Thesis Now
Sven McCall BS - 2018 "Langrangian cohort structures: a climatological look" Data Scientist at Apple
Brenden Whitney BS - 2017 "Categorizing snow depth trends in Vermont with Singular Value Decomposition" MS Student at UVM
Dilan Kiley BS - 2014 "Characterizing the shapes of collective attention using social media" Data Scientist at Chobanian Group
Darcy Glenn BS - 2013 Characterizing weather in a thermosyphon, an atmosphere that hangs on a wall" Environmental Analyst at Park City Municipal Corporation
Ashley McKhann BS - 2011 "Modeling chaotic convection: data vs physics" Biostatician at Harvard
Kameron Harris BS - 2009 "Predicting climate regime change in chaotic convection" Postdoc at University of Washington