Personal webpage of Marco Inácio

  • PhD candidate in Statistics (University of São Paulo and UFSCar).
  • Master in Statistics (University of São Paulo and UFSCar).
  • Bachelor in Economics (University of São Paulo).
  • Member of Stan development team.
  • Currently a visiting researcher at Budapesti Műszaki és Gazdaságtudományi Egyetem.

Curriculum Lattes: Portuguese English.

Github profile: randommm.

Apostila de Stan (Portuguese):

Published papers:

  • Bayesian superposition of pure-birth destructive cure processes for tumor latency, Communications in Statistics - Simulation and Computation (Josemar Rodrigues, Marco Henrique de Almeida Inácio, Adriano K. Suzuki, Fernando Raimundo da Silva and Narayanaswamy Balakrishnan).
    DOI 10.1080/03610918.2018.1538455.

  • Comparing two populations using Bayesian Fourier series density estimation, Communications in Statistics - Simulation and Computation (Marco Henrique de Almeida Inácio, Rafael Izbicki and Luis Ernesto Salasar).
    DOI 10.1080/03610918.2018.1484480.

Tutorials, software and stuff:

  • Introductory Python tutorial, focused specially on statisticians and machine learning: (alpha version).

  • Para baixar a apostila de introdução ao Stan ou demais materiais em português, veja:

  • Python package which implements a density comparison method (for two samples) and a Fourier series nonparametric density estimation method: npcompare (beta version).


  • Professional interests: Statistics and machine learning, specially artificial neural networks, variational inference, variational autoencoders, Markov chain Monte Carlo and Bayesian inference. Programming (specially Python, C++, and R) and Probability.

  • Personal interests: Catholic Church, SSPX, Economics, classical music, gregorian chant, shooting sport, languages, the piano, traveling, Hungarian culture.

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