Michael Grantham

Projects

Data Analysis: Point Pleasant Borough First Aid Squad(Statistics and Data Visualization)
As an EMT, I had an interest in looking at the data associated with the Point Pleasant Borough First Aid Squad, the EMS agency I volunteer for. I used R to analyze 8 years worth of call data, and I visualized the data with Plotly. You can view the report below and read the companion blog post.
Data Analysis Report or Blog Post
Directed Reading Program: Chaotic Dynamical Systems(Mathematics Presentation)
Independent reading course where undergraduates are paired with a graduate student mentor. Students study a topic in mathematics not taught in any other undergraduate course and give a talk at the conclusion of the semester.
Presentation
Spotify Graph(Programming Project)
Spotify Graph displays your liked songs as a graph of the album covers over the years they were released. Requires you to connect your Spotify account to the application.
Use Spotify Graph
GeoCloud(Programming Project)
GeoCloud is a cloud based mapping and data collection application I wrote in 2016/17. GeoCloud allows teams to collaborate while collecting geospatial data which can be exported into other GIS applications.
GeoCloud
Gravel Quarry Management Plan(Mapping Project)
These maps are a summary of a much more extensive project to produce a management plan for a one square mile property purchased by the Ocean County Natural Lands Trust. These maps are original works based on surveys from the USDA or that I conducted. Management plan was presented to the Ocean County Natural Lands Trust Advisory Committee on 27 June 2018 and recognized by the Board of Chosen Freeholders.
Maps

Experience

Texas A&M University Corps of Cadets / US Army ROTC(Leadership)
Positions Held: Company Comander, Company First Sergeant, Team Leader
Four-year military leadership training organization. Conducted daily physical training, leadership training, and planning and administrative work. Executed multiple field training exercises per semester.
Company Commander, the senior ranking cadet officer of unit, responsible for the training and wellbeing of all subordinate cadets.
First Sergeant, responsible for the accountability of 100 cadets. Responsible for execution of physical training and leadership lab to prepare underclassmen cadets for evaluations. Integrated technology to streamline personnel management.
Polymath REU: Walking to Infinity on Special Sequences(Research)
Collaborative mathematical research for undergraduate students. Worked on finding expected length of a “walk” on primes. Worked on statistical models to determine the expected length of a prime walk given the size of the starting prime.
Paper
Point Pleasant Borough First Aid Squad(Community Service)
Works as a volunteer EMT. Responds to emergency medical calls, provides patient care, utilizes equipment, drives apparatus, and documents events during calls. Provides rescue services as member of Emergency Services Unit.

Technical Skills

Certifications