May
01

Honors defense today

I did my honor thesis defense today, and I passed it! I am so excited about this. Here I’d like thank to all people who supported me during the past four years. I’d also want to say thank you to Prof. Junping Shi for his patient mentorship and erudition. Also thank you for the my…
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May
01

March&April

During the past March & April, I focused on writing my thesis. Since most of my thesis covered data presentations, I did a deep research about how to plot the graphs. The software that I used including MATLAB, R studio and Excel. MATLAB was used to measure the fit of the model. R studio was used to…
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May
01

March & April Updates: COVID-19 Outbreak & Writing on Thesis

Hi all, Hope you’re stay safe and healthy. As the laboratories shut down in the beginning of March, I was not able to carry out more experiments for my honor project. A lot of things need to be done, but unfortunately I could not finish them up before leaving W&M. The sudden outbreak of COVID-19…
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Apr
09

Research Update for last semester

Last semester, I’ve been doing building up the model which can be used to predict the behavior of the movie revenue, and finding suitable dataset to test the accuracy of the model. Additionally, based on literature review, I determined several parameters included in my model, such as movie’s weekly revenue as well as accumulative revenue,…
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Apr
09

Honor research update#2: Traveling in SE Asia

Hi everyone, The topic of this post is kind of irrelevant to my research, but it is still important since this travel experience truly open my view of this world. I got a chance with several schoolmates to travel around SE Asia, including Thailand, Laos, Cambodia and Vietnam. This 20-day tour was a brand-new experience…
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