Derek Hansen

  • PhD Student in Statistics and Scientific Computing, University of Michigan
I am a PhD student in the Department of Statistics at the University of Michigan, under the supervision of Prof. Jeff Regier. I am also enrolled in the Scientific Computing joint-degree program in MICDE. I primarily work in the intersection of deep learning and Bayesian statistics, applied to scientific problems. Part of my support comes from the NSF GRFP.
Interests. Probabilistic Machine Learning, Applied Bayesian Statistics, Variational Inference