**Activities**

August 2020 - Discussion of Varando and Hansen's *Graphical continuous Lyapunov models*, UAI 2020

June 2020 - Seminar at MRC Biostatistics Unit, Cambridge

June 2020 - Seminar at Karolinska Institute, Stockholm

April 2020 - Workshop at Villa Garbald, Switzerland

March 2020 - AIM SQuaRE on Nested Models, San Jose, California

October 2019 - Graphical Models: Conditional Independence and Algebraic Structures, TU Munich

**Preprints**

a | Modeling Website Visits (with Adrien Hitz) |

b | Nested Markov Properties for Acyclic Directed Mixed Graphs (with Thomas Richardson, James Robins and Ilya Shpitser) |

c | Constraints in Gaussian Graphical Models (with Bohao Yao) |

**Publications**

**Thesis**

Parametrizations of Discrete Graphical Models, University of Washington, 2011.*Supervisor:*Thomas Richardson.

**Other Work**

(not to be reproduced without appropriate citation / permission)

2009 | Discussion of Generalized Additive Models with Implicit Variable Selection by Likelihood-Based Boosting, G. Tutz and H. Binder |

2009 | Maximum Likelihood Estimates for Binary Random Variables on Trees via Phylogenetic Ideals |

2007 | Rates of Convergence of Non-Parametric Maximum Likelihood Estimators via Entropy Methods |

**Talks**

Parameterizing Causal Models, Karolinska and MRC Cambridge Seminars, June 2020

Angles and Model Selection, Technische Universität München, October 2019

Model Selection and Local Geometry - Workshop on Causal inference for complex graphical structures, Montreal, June 2018

Causal Models with Latent Variables - Quantum Networks Workshop, Oxford, August 2017

Geometry of Graphical Model Selection - ICMS, April 2017

Marginal and Causal models - LSHTM, June 2016

Causal models and how to refute them - University of York, November 2015

UAI Tutorial on Causal Models (with video), July 2015

Graphs for margins of Bayesian networks - ERCIM, Pisa, December 2014

Equality constraints on Marginalised DAGs and their uses - Algebraic Statistics Workshop, Daejeon, July 2014

Inequality constraints on Marginalised DAGs - UK CIM, Manchester, May 2013

Marginal log-linear parameters, graphical models and model selection - Statistics Seminar, University of Bristol, January 2012

Variation Independent Parametrizations (with video) - CSI One Day Meeting, September 2011

Parametrizations of Discrete Graphical Models - UW Final Examination, August 2011

Smoothness of Binary Conditional Independence Models - WOGAS3, April 2011

Probabilistic Causal Models: A Short Introduction - ACMS Seminar, February 2011

Parametrizations of Discrete Graphical Models - UW General Examination, December 2010

Factor Analysis and Singularities - Slides from presentation for STAT 591, October 2009