Silviana Amethyst, PhD

visualizing & computational mathematician


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What's up?

Summer 2021, I am:

  • teaching co-teaching DS710, Programming for Data Science
  • leading an undergraduate research project about evaluation of polynomials
  • creating a new data science course, DS150, a first course in programming using Python.


Professional interests

  • Applied machine learning
  • Numerical algebraic geometry
  • Parallel programming
  • C++, Python, R, Matlab, OpenSCAD
  • 3D printing
  • Real algebraic geometry and tropical geometry

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