Emi is an applied statistician whose research interest is in developing high impact statistical methods and useful, easy-to-use tools for application in bioinformatics, biometrics and biology with a particular focus on agriculture. She enjoys working in a collaborative environment with people from diverse backgrounds, with an aim to enhance knowledge and understanding of the real world data.

- Applied Statistics
- Biometrics
- Bioinformatics
- Data Visualisation
- Experimental Design
- Quantitative Genetics
- Statistical Modelling

tidyverse + R Markdown

shiny + plotly + ggplot

CSS/HTML/JS

GWAS/QTL/GS

Mixed models + Experimental Design

Rusty

A statistical model is a mathematical representation of an often simplified or idealised data-generating process. In this paper, we …

The aim of plant breeding trials is often to identify crop variety that are well adapt to target environments. These varieties are …

The proportion of granule types in wheat starch is an important characteristic that can affect its functionality. It is widely accepted …

Genomic prediction accuracy within a large panel was found to be substantially higher than that previously observed in smaller …

Plant breeding trials aim to identify new varieties or breeding lines with enhanced traits (e.g. yield) for use as parents or for …

Today almost all organizations and institutions would have a social media channel for marketing and communications. Social media use, …

Latent variable models (LVMs), including the special case of factor analysis when the responses are conditionally normally distributed, …

Linear mixed models are widely used across many disciplines due to its flexibility to model many complex data. The flexibility includes …

Data visualisation is an area in statistical research conferences that is underrepresented or lacking in discussion despite its …

Linear mixed models are widely used across many disciplines due to its flexibility to model many complex data. The flexibility includes …

Posts continued at:

- http://emitanaka.rbind.io/ for fun and
- https://emitanaka.github.io/r/ for more formal posts.

Making an interactive schedule heat map with interactive twitter card display.

Making hexagon stickers have become popular for R-packages with the range of packages associated with RStudio, such as

`ggplot2`

, `knitr`

, …