• applied statistics (non-linear)
  • statistical data analysis (multidimensional, spatiotemporal)
  • image analysis (earth observation, webcam)
  • open & reproducible science

What I enjoy

  • creating vizualizations (static, interactive)
  • exploring the steady stream of new capabilities of R and RStudio
  • learning


  • keeping calm in chaos
  • detecting bullshit-bingo

Why mitmat?

It’s the first three letters of Mitch, which is one of the many nicknames I have received in my lifetime and one that lasted the most. Followed by the first three letters of my last name Matiu.


Thanks to Alison Hill for this theme and her great tutorials on using blogdown, and Yihui Xie for developing blogdown itself.


Michael Matiu