Papers

(2019). multimode: An R package for mode assessment. To appear in Journal of Statistical Software.

preprint

(2019). Mode testing, critical bandwidth and excess mass. To appear in Test.

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(2019). A circular hidden Markov random field for the spatial segmentation of fire occurrence. To appear in Environmetrics.

article

(2018). Chronicle of an early demise, surname extinction in the fifteenth and the seventeenth centuries. Historical Methods: A Journal of Quantitative and Interdisciplinary History 51, 190-201.

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Preprints

(2018). Fire seasonality identification with multimodality tests. arXiv preprint: 1810.04498.

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(2017). Simple optimal tests for circular reflective symmetry about an unknown central direction. arXiv preprint: 1707.09272.

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Book chapters

(2018). Directional statistics for wildfires. Chapter in Ley, C. and Verdebout, T., Applied Directional Statistics: Modern Methods and Case Studies.

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Divulgation papers

(2017). Classification of scientific publications. Informest 45.

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Presentations

  • Invited talks
  1. Ameijeiras-Alonso, J.; Lagona, F.; Ranalli, M. and Crujeiras, R. (2018). Hidden Markov random fields for the spatial segmentation of circular data. 11th International Conference of the ERCIM Working Group on Computational and Methodological Statistics. Pisa (Italy).

  2. Ameijeiras-Alonso, J.; Lagona, F.; Ranalli, M. and Crujeiras, R. (2018). Dividing the Iberian peninsula using wildfires data. The 23rd International Conference on Computational Statistics. Iasi (Romania).

  3. Ameijeiras-Alonso, J.; Crujeiras, R. and Rodríguez-Casal, A. (2017). Nonparametric techniques for assessing the number of modes. 1st Spanish Young Statisticians and Operational Researchers Meeting. Granada (Spain).

  4. Ley, C.; Ameijeiras-Alonso, J.; Pewsey, A. and Verdebout, T. (2017). Optimal tests for circular reflective symmetry. 10th International Conference of the ERCIM Working Group on Computational and Methodological Statistics. London (United Kingdom).

  5. Ameijeiras-Alonso, J.; Crujeiras, R. and Rodríguez-Casal, A. (2017). A directional look on fires. 27th Annual TIES Conference joint with GRASPA on Climate and Environment. Bergamo (Italy).

  6. Ameijeiras-Alonso, J.; Crujeiras, R.; Rodríguez-Casal, A.; Benali A. and Pereira, J. M. C. (2017). Fire seasonality identification by circular multimodality tests. Advances in Directional Statistics (ADISTA17). Rome (Italy).

  7. Ameijeiras-Alonso, J.; Ley, C.; Pewsey, A. and Verdebout, T. (2016). Simple optimal tests for reflective symmetry of circular data. 9th International Conference of the ERCIM WG on Computational and Methodological Statistics. Seville (Spain).

  8. Crujeiras, R.; Ameijeiras-Alonso, J. and Rodríguez-Casal, A. (2016). Testing for modes in circular environmental data. 26th Annual TIES Conference. Edinburgh (United Kingdom).

  9. Ameijeiras-Alonso, J.; Crujeiras, R. and Rodríguez-Casal, A. (2015). Multimodality tests for circular data. 8th International Conference of the ERCIM Working Group on Computational and Methodological Statistics. London (United Kingdom).

  10. Crujeiras, R.; Ameijeiras-Alonso, J. and Rodríguez-Casal, A. (2014). Mode testing for circular data. Advances in Directional Statistics (ADISTA). Brussels (Belgium).

  • Awarded talks
  1. Ameijeiras-Alonso, J.; Crujeiras, R. and Rodríguez-Casal, A. (2017). Multimode: a package for multimodality assessment. Best student poster. 27th Annual TIES Conference joint with GRASPA on Climate and Environment. Bergamo (Italy).

  2. Ameijeiras-Alonso, J. (2016). How to rank scientific journals. Best oral communication in the area of Experimental and Technological Sciences. IV Encontro da Mocidade Investigadora. Santiago de Compostela (Spain).

Grants

Postdoctoral Scholarship (2018-2019).

Statistics Section. Department of Mathematics. KU Leuven.

FWO research project (2018-2019).

Flemish Science Foundation

Postdoctoral Orientation Period (2017-2018).

Spanish Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness.

Nonparametric modeling of dynamics and dependencies in complex systems (2017-2020).

Spanish Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness.

Research stay in Sapienza and Roma Tre universities (2017).

Spanish Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness.

Consolidation and structuring of research units (2017-2020).

Galician Department of Culture, Education and University Planning

Industrial Mathematics Technology Network (2017-2018).

Galician Department of Culture, Education and University Planning.

Research stay in Ghent University (2016).

Spanish Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness.

Technologies and analysis of the linguistic data (2017-2018).

Galician Department of Culture, Education and University Planning.

Competitive grant for the training of researchers (2015-2017).

Spanish Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness.

Nonparametric inference: modeling, estimation, tests and applications (2014-2016).

Spanish Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness.

SIPEI 2014-2015.

ENDESA GENERACIÓN S.A.

Industrial Mathematics Technology Network (2014-2015).

Galician Department of Culture, Education and University Planning.

Technologies and analysis of the linguistic data (2014-2015).

Galician Department of Culture, Education and University Planning.

Consolidation and structuring of research units (2013-2016).

Galician Department of Culture, Education and University Planning.

Research grant (2013).

Consolidation and structure program of competitive research units Spanish Institute of Mathematics (IEMath)

SIPEI 2013-2014.

ENDESA GENERACIÓN S.A.

Projects

Postdoctoral Scholarship (2018-2019).

Statistics Section. Department of Mathematics. KU Leuven.

FWO research project (2018-2019).

Flemish Science Foundation

Postdoctoral Orientation Period (2017-2018).

Spanish Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness.

Nonparametric modeling of dynamics and dependencies in complex systems (2017-2020).

Spanish Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness.

Research stay in Sapienza and Roma Tre universities (2017).

Spanish Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness.

Consolidation and structuring of research units (2017-2020).

Galician Department of Culture, Education and University Planning

Industrial Mathematics Technology Network (2017-2018).

Galician Department of Culture, Education and University Planning.

Research stay in Ghent University (2016).

Spanish Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness.

Technologies and analysis of the linguistic data (2017-2018).

Galician Department of Culture, Education and University Planning.

Competitive grant for the training of researchers (2015-2017).

Spanish Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness.

Nonparametric inference: modeling, estimation, tests and applications (2014-2016).

Spanish Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness.

SIPEI 2014-2015.

ENDESA GENERACIÓN S.A.

Industrial Mathematics Technology Network (2014-2015).

Galician Department of Culture, Education and University Planning.

Technologies and analysis of the linguistic data (2014-2015).

Galician Department of Culture, Education and University Planning.

Consolidation and structuring of research units (2013-2016).

Galician Department of Culture, Education and University Planning.

Research grant (2013).

Consolidation and structure program of competitive research units Spanish Institute of Mathematics (IEMath)

SIPEI 2013-2014.

ENDESA GENERACIÓN S.A.

Teaching

  • Course 2017-2018
  1. Statistics. Computing engineer. University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain.
  2. Research Statistics and Methodology. Nursing Degree. University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain.
  • Course 2016-2017
  1. Statistics. Computing engineer. University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain.
    Leonardo prize to the best valued teaching assistant.
  • Course 2015-2016
  1. Statistics. Computing engineer. University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain.
  2. Biostatistics. Degree in Biology. University of Santiago de Compostela, Spain.

Software

  • multimode: an R package for multimodality assessment. This package can be used for testing and exploring the number of modes in a real density function. Available in CRAN.
  • galipoly: a playable R version (with a graphical interface) of the popular board game in which the objective is the domination of a market by a single entity. Available in GitHub.

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