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  • Hot shower = 2000 LED light bulbs
  • Scientific Integrity: biased use of science in Washington D.C.
  • Autos on Welfare
  • Local Sierra Club
  • Fun

  • water bottle rockets
  • Eliot Institute: a great family camp, one place I do rockets.
  • Granola
  • Diary from six months my family spent in Australia.
  • Camels and Bananas (a puzzle).
  • Guatemala 2006 with Habitat for Humanity. More photos at: http://picasaweb.google.com/seawalf1
  • The Wind Chill Factor is -80
  • Computers Labs in Schools Abroad

    I'm on the board of Technology Services Corps. We have high school students refurbish donated computers, then take them to needy countries. (Update 2019 - TSC will disband.)

    I've led trips to:

  • Costa Rica 2012. One school in Esquipulas, near Aguas Zarcas, San Carlos (Alajuela); second in la Union de Venecia (San Carlos).
  • Ecuador 2009. Two schools in and near the great market town of Otavalo.
  • Guatemala 2007. Estanzuela, the cleanest town in Guatemala (With Global Technology Academy, the predecessor to TSC).

  • An important part of this program is the effect on the students participating. We rely on student leadership. Students are from Garfield high school, which has a mixed population, and these trips are a great way to promote interaction and friendships among races in a positive context.



    Professional

  • My Book! Mathematical Statistics with Resampling and R
  • bootstrap: bootstrap software, teaching material for introductory statistics (including downloadable book chapters)
  • R packages: dataframe package for faster data frame operations, aggregation package for fast and convenient aggregation.
  • articles: my articles, book chapters, etc.
  • I work at Google in the Seattle office, in Fremont (the center of the universe). My Research at GoogleAdvice for Statisticians interested in working at Google
  • My resume, and a humorous biographical sketch.
  • servers.html useful links (mainly statistical)

  • Contact Information

    Tim Hesterberg,
    206-876-1790 (office)
    206-398-9207 (cell)


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