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Basanta Dhungana, P.


San Francisco, CA
Hometown: San Ramon, CA

Member since:

July 12, 2013

What applications do you currently use R for?

Extracting data from SQL server("RODBC"),natural language processing("stringr"), Plotting graphs for data exploration, linear multivariate regression, binary logistic regression, linear mixed model(lme4), k-mean clustering, random forest clustering, spatial regression modeling (spdep), etc.

What topics would you like to see covered at our Meetups?

Big data and memory use issue in open source platform.

Would you be willing to host a talk on your area of expertise?

Yes, within 3-4 months down the road.


I am an applied statistician with >5 years of corporate experience in statistical modeling of big data using SAS. Currently, I have been using R for a big data analysis project. I graduated from UIUC in 2007 with minor in Applied Econometrics.

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