Waldir Leoncio Netto

Senior Engineer - EpiStat
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Visiting address Sognsvannsveien 9 Domus Medica 0372 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1122 Blindern 0317 Oslo

What do I do (at work)?

In one work: research software programming. In several:

  • Contribute to an open scientific community
  • Publish, translate and maintain research software
  • Code optimization
  • Debugging
  • Working on HPCs (supercomputers)
  • Teach OCBE-staff on research software engineering matters
  • Drink coffee

Published scientific software

Software Contribution
TruncExpFam: Truncated Exponential Family Co-author, maintainer
contingencytables: Statistical Analysis of Contingency Tables Maintainer
BayesMallows: Bayesian Preference Learning with the Mallows Rank Model Translator
cellmigRation: Track Cells, Analyze Cell Trajectories and Compute Migration Statistics Co-author, maintainer
DIscBIO: A User-Friendly Pipeline for Biomarker Discovery in Single-Cell Transcriptomics Co-author, maintainer
CellMAPtracer: A user-friendly tracking tool for long-term migratory and proliferating cells Contributor
BayesSUR: Bayesian Seemingly Unrelated Regression Contributor
lsasim: Functions to Facilitate the Simulation of Large-Scale Assessment Data Co-author, maintainer
simExam: Generate Simulated Data for IRT-Enabled Exams Author, maintainer
LOGAN: Log File Analysis in International Large-Scale Assessments Co-author

Relevant background

Academic education

  • 2015–2018 Ph.D., Department of Statistical Sciences, University of Padua, Italy
  • 2001–2005 Bachelor in Statistics, University of Brasilia, Brazil

Work experience

  • 2019–         Scientific programmer, OCBE/UiO
  • 2018–2019 Scientific Researcher, CEMO/UiO
  • 2007–2015 Statistician, Attorney-General's Office, Brazil

Favorite work tools

  • Linux, VSCodium, git, GitHub
  • R, Julia, C++, Python
  • Markdown, LaTeX

You can find more info about my coding activities on my GitHub page and about my career history on my Linkedin profile.

Tags: Programmer, Software architecture, Training, Servers and operating services, IT support for research, IT support for education, Open Science

Publications

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  • Leoncio Netto, Waldir; Fagerland, Morten; Lydersen, Stian; Laake, Petter & Lingjærde, Ole Christian (2022). contingencytables: Statistical Analysis of Contingency Tables.
  • Netto, Waldir Leoncio; Ghannoum, Salim; Fantini, Damiano & Sørensen, Øystein (2021). cellmigRation: Track Cells, Analyze Cell Trajectories and Compute Migration Statistics.
  • Netto, Waldir Leoncio; Ghannoum, Salim; Köhn-Luque, Alvaro & Fantini, Damiano (2021). DIscBIO: A User-Friendly Pipeline for Biomarker Discovery in Single-Cell Transcriptomics.

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Published Nov. 6, 2019 8:58 AM - Last modified Mar. 7, 2022 11:49 AM