Nicholas A. Yager


Curriculum Vitae

Education

SUNY College at Geneseo Sep 2011 - May 2015

Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry

Professional Experience

Torch

Engineering Lead, Data Science and Analytics Jun 2019 - Present
Senior Engineer Apr 2018 - Jun 2019
Leadership Development Operations

Delaware North CompaniesJan 2016 - Apr 2018

Data Engineer

OmniSeq, LLC Jun 2015 - Jan 2016

Software Developer

Certifications

Amazon Web Services

Certified DeveloperMay 2017 - May 2019

Certification verification code 7CZK4WECKB14Q4SY

Publications

Hutchison E, Yager NA, Taw MN, et al. Developmental stage influences chromosome segregation patterns and arrangement in the extremely polyploid, giant bacterium Epulopiscium sp. type B. Mol Microbiol. 2017. doi:10.1111/mmi.13860

Research Experience

Biomathematics Innovations Group Sep 2012 - May 2015

Projects: Statistical genomics, infectious disease epidemiology, computer vision, and game theory.
Methodologies: Text-mining, pattern recognition, computer vision, spatial statistics, agent-based modeling, deterministic modeling, graph theory, and ordinary differential equation models.

University of Rochester Jun 2016 - Sep 2016

The Grossfield Laboratory, Department of Biochemistry

Project: Application of Markov State Models in the Statistical Analysis of Molecular Dynamics Simulations.
Methodologies: Markov models and processes, eigenanalysis, stochastic simulations, all-atom molecular dynamics simulations and massively-parallel high-performance computing.

Outreach and Education

Python Buffalo Jun 2017 - Present

Active participant in growing and enabling the Buffalo Python community, and presenter of multiple presentations.

Technical Reviewer Jun 2015 - Apr 2016

Reviewer for the books Mastering RStudio: Develop, Communicate, and Collaborate with R by Julian Hillebrand and Maximillian H. Nierhoff, and Unsupervised Learning with R by Erik Rodriguez Pacheco.

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