Suborna Ahmed

Project Description

I am currently working as a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Forest Resources Management  Department, University of British Columbia (UBC), Vancouver. I am analyzing challenges to improved trees in the Canadian boreal forest. The goal in this project is to integrate a survival model into a national scale forest sector model for the tree breeding program

Research Classification

Research Interests

Big-Data Analysis
Statistical Computing
Predictive Modelling

Research Methodology

Assessing the big data from the industry partner and compiling it to prepare for the analysis
Identifying major impact factors and developing statistical models
Shrinkage approaches were selected: 1. Ridge regression and 2. Lasso method

Faculty

Faculty of Forestry