Colin Millar | EMODnet OPEN SEA LAB

Colin Millar works with Data and Assessments at the International Council for the Exploration of the Seas (ICES) in Copenhagen.  His main job is developing the ICES Transparent Assessment Framework (TAF), which has involved developing a web page and API,  developing tools to allow R programmers to access ICES databases and portals, and supporting TAF users in writing transparent and readable code.  He is also involved in developing tools and data products coded in R that make use of ICES datasets and APIs. Previously, he has worked in at the Marine Scotland Science Marine and Freshwater laboratories and had a brief stint at the EC Joint Research Centre in Ispra, Italy.

Expertises and interests

  • Statistical modelling, Fisheries stock assessment, Data processing and visualization
  • R programming with ICES data: web services, html tools, leaflet
  • Fisheries data and ICES datasets:
    • VMS and logbook data
    • Stock assessment results
    • Survey data
  • Transparent and reproducible analysis and the ICES Transparent Assessment Framework

International Council for the Exploration of the Seas (ICES)

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