Marcos Prates

Visiting Professor

Office: AUST 322
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Research Interests

Bayesian Statistics, Machine Learning and Spatial Statitics

Selected Publications

  • Prate, Marcos O.; Assunção, Renato M.; Rodrigues, Erica C.. Alleviating Spatial Confounding for Areal Data Problems by Displacing the Geographical Centroids. Bayesian Analysis, v. 14, p. 623-647, 2019.
  • Quiroz, Zaida C. ; Prates, Marcos O. ; Rue, Havard . A Bayesian approach to estimate the biomass of anchovies off the coast of Perú. Biometrics (Washington), v. 71, p. 208 217, 2015.
  • Prates, Marcos O.; Dey, Dipak K. ; Willig, Michael R. ; Yan, Jun . Transformed Gaussian Markov random fields and spatial modeling of species abundance. SPAT STAT-NETH, v. 14, p. 382-399, 2015.
  • Cabral, Celso R. B.; Lachos, Victor H. ; Prates, Marcos O. . Multivariate mixture modeling using skew-normal independent distributions. Computational Statistics & Data Analysis (Print), v. 56, p. 126-142, 2012.