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Armin Ashouri Rad

Data Scientist
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About Me

Data scientist experienced in big data analytics, cloud computing and predictive modeling.

Education & jobs

Dec 2020 - Present Senior Data Scientist McD Tech Labs, Mountain View, CA, USA
Sep 2019 - Dec 2020 Data Scientist NextEra Energy, Miami, FL, USA
May 2016 - Sep 2019 Data Scientist Wise Systems Inc., Cambridge, MA, USA
Aug 2016 - Jan 2017 Data Engineer Part Time Contractor, MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA
Jan 2016-May 2017 Data Analyst Part Time Contractor, Dell co., Houston, TX, USA
Jan 2012 - May 2016 Ph.D. in Industrial and Systems Engineering Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, VA, USA

My Specialities

Big Data Analytics

Apache Spark specialist

Machine Learning and Predictive Modeling

Experienced with MLlib and scikit-learn

Social Media Data Analytics

Experienced in analyzing user generated content data

System Dynamics Modeling

Experienced System Dynamics modeler

Technical Tools & Programing Languages

SQL (MySQL/Hive/PostgreSQL)
Cloud computing (AWS EMR/RDS/s3/Lambda)
Latest Posts

   How Exposure to Different Opinions Impacts the Life Cycle of Social Media

     Annals of Operations Research, pp 1–29


   Information diffusion through social networks: the case of an online petition

     Expert Systems with Applications 44, 187-197


   Reconstructing Online Behaviors by Effort Minimization

     6th International Conference, SBP 2013, Washington, DC, USA, April 2-5, 2013. Proceedings


   Estimating the Dynamics of Individual Opinions in Online Communities

     Proceedings of the International System Dynamics Conference, Delft


   Detection, classification, and mapping of U.S. traffic signs using google street view images for roadway inventory management

     Springer Journal of Visualization in Engineering 3 (15), 1-18


   Developing a Conceptual Framework for Simulation Analysis in a Supply Chain Based on Common Platform (SCBCP)

     Journal of applied research and technology 7 (2), 163-184


   Single-machine batch scheduling minimizing weighted flow times and delivery costs

     Applied Mathematical Modelling 35 (1), 563-570

Don’t hesitate to contact me!

  • Miami, FL, USA
  • ashouri@vt.edu
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