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Tanzy Love, PhD

Associate Professor of BiostatisticsTanzy love
Ph.D. (2005) Iowa State University

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Contact Information

University of Rochester
Dept of Biostatistics and Computational Biology
265 Crittenden Boulevard, CU 420630 
Rochester, New York 14642-0630
Office: Saunders Research Building 4144
Phone: (585) 276-5559
Fax: (585) 273-1031

Research Interests

  • Environmental health statistics
  • Clustering and latent variable models
  • Mixed regression
  • Mixed membership models and model choice
  • Ensemble and Bayesian ensemble learners
  • Modeling network data
  • Bayesian models for QTLs and growth curves
  • Scalable parallel model-based clustering

Selected Publications

  • Corsetti M and Love T "Grafted and Vanishing Random Subspaces" Pattern Analysis and Applications 25, 89-124, 2022 Feb, Epub 2021 Nov. 25
  • Weller DL, Love T, and Wiedmann M. "Comparison of resampling algorithms to address class imbalance when developing machine learning models to predict foodborne pathogen presence in agricultural water" to appear Frontiers in Environmental Science, section on Environmental Informatics and Remote Sensing
  • Lu, X, Li Y, Love TM "On Bayesian Analysis of Parsimonious Gaussian mixture models" Journal of Classification Epub June 2021.
  • Weller Dl, Love TMT, Wiedmann M. "Interpretability Versus Accuracy: A Comparison of Machine Learning Models Built Using Different Algorithms, Performance Measures, and Features to Predict E. coli Levels in Agricultural Water." Front Artif Intell. 2021 May 14;4:628441. PMCID:PMC8160515
  • Sherina V, McMurray H, Powers W, Land H, Love TMT, McCall MN "Multiple imputation and direct estimation for qPCR data with non-detects" BMC Bioinformatics 21 (1):545.2020 Nov 26. PMCID:PMC7693525
  • LaLonde A, Love T, Thurston SW, Davidson PW. "Discovering structure in multiple outcomes models for tests of childhood neurodevelopment." Biometrics. 2020 Sep;76(3):874-885.Epub2019 Nov 28. PMCID:PMC7225082
  • Ciminelli J, Love TM, Wu T "Social Network spatial model" Spatial Statistics 2019 March. 29: 129-144. Epub 2018 Nov 20. PMCID: PMC6711610
  • Park SY, Love TMT, Kapoor S, Lee HY. "HIITE: HIV-1 Incident and Infection time Estimator" Bioinformatics 34(12):2046-2052. Epub 2018 Feb 9. PMCID:PMC6390194
  • Love TM, Park SY, Giogi EE, Mack Wj, Perelson AS, Lee HY. "SPMM: estimating infection duration of multi-variant HIV-1 infections." Bioinformatics. Epub 2015 Dec 31. May 2016. PMCID:PMC4907399
  • Park SY, Love TMT, Perelson AS, Mack WJ and Lee HY "Molecular clock of HIV-1 envelope genes under early immune selection" Retrovirology 13:38 1 June 2016 PMCID: PMC4888660
  • Love TMT, Thurston SW, and Davidson PW "Finding Vulnerable Subpopulations in the Seychelles Child Development Study: Effect Modification with Latent Groups" Statistical Methods in Medical Research, 26(2):809-22,2017,Epub 2014 Dec 14. PMCID:PMC4577466
  • Evans K, Love TMT, and Thurston SW "Outlier Identification in Model-Based Cluster Analysis" Journal of Classification, 32 (1):63-84, April 2015. Epub 2015 Marc. PMCID:PMC4720172 
  • Xiao L, Thurston SW, Ruppert D, Love TM, and Daivdson P.W., "Bayesian Models for Multiple Outcomes in Domains with Application to the Seychelles Child  Development Study" Journal of the American Statistical Association 109(505):1-10. Jan 2014. PMCID:PMC3979566
  • Woodward, D., Love, T.M., Thurston, S.W., Ruppert, D., Sathyanarayana, S., and Swan, S.H. "Latent Factor Regression Models for Grouped Outcomes". Biometrics, 69 (3):785-94, Sep 2013. Epub 2013 Jul 11. PMCID:PMC4171058
  • Love Tm and Carriquiry AL "Repeated Measurements on Distinct Scales with Censoring - A Bayesian Approach Applied to Microarray Analysis of Maize," Journal of the American Statistical Association, 104(486):524-540,June 2009,PMCID:PMC2786243.

Last updated March 23, 2022