I received my B.A. from Concordia College in 2012 with degrees
in Math and Computer Science. I am currently a math graduate student
at Purdue University working with David Gleich. My current research interests
include Network Analysis and Iterative Methods.


  • Nicole Eikmeier, Arjun S. Ramani, and David F. Gleich. The HyperKron Graph Model for higher-order features . Under review.
  • Anthony Bonato, Nicole Eikmeier, David F. Gleich, and Rehen Malik. Dynamic Competition Networks: detecting alliances and leaders. Accepted at WAW 2018. Link
  • Nicole Eikmeier, Rachel Westerkamp, and Edmund Zelnio. Development of CNNs for feature extraction. Accepted at Algorithms for Synthetic Aperture Radar Imagery XXV, SPIE Conference.
  • Arjun Ramani, Nicole Eikmeier, and David F. Gleich. Coin-flipping, Ball-dropping, and Grass-hopping for Generating Random Graphs from Matrices of Edge Probabilities. Under review.
  • Nicole Eikmeier and David F. Gleich. Revisitng Power-law Distributions in Spectra of Real World Networks. In Proceedings of the 23rd ACM SIGKDD International Congerence on Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining (KDD '17). ACM, New York, NY, USA, 817-826. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3097983.3098128
  • Tenzing Joshi et al. Measurement of the Energy-Dependent Angular Response of the ARES Detector System and Application to Aerial Imaging. IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. 2017. Link

Recent Talks

  • Purdue University Numerical Linear Algebra Group (PUNLAG)
    Hodge Laplacians on Graphs, March 7, 2018
  • Purdue Math Department Student Colloquium
    Graph Modeling with Kronecker Products, November 8 2017
  • ATR Center Review
    Estimating Posteriors for Deep Learning Networks, August 9, 2017

Other Recent Activity

  • May 14-16, 2018: I will be attending the WAW conference (Workshop on Algorithms and Models for the Web Graph) in Moscow presenting joint work on Dynamic Competition Networks. More about the workshop.
  • I was a WiDS ambassador! I organized a conference on March 5, 2018: Women in Data Science at Purdue. Here is the website for the event, and a short press release.
  • April 19, 2018: I'll be at the Algorithms for Synthetic Aperture Radar Imagery XXV, SPIE Conference, presenting some of the work I did last summer.
  • August 13-17, 2017: I attended KDD in Halifax Canada, presenting my paper on power-laws in real world networks.
  • Summer 2017: I did an internship at the Air Force Research Lab in Dayton, OH.
  • July 13-14, 2017: I attended and present a poster at the SIAM Workshop on Network Science in Pittsburgh, PA.
  • May 29-June 9 2017: I was at the G2S3 Siam Summer School on Data Sparse Approximations and Algorithms in Berlin, Germany.

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