Abylay Zhumekenov is a Ph.D. candidate In Statistics at the King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), studying under the supervision of Professor Håvard Rue in his research group.

Education and Early Career

Abylay obtained his Bachelor of Science in Mathematics in 2017 from Nazarbayev University, Astana, Kazakhstan. He then obtained a Master of Science degree in Applied Mathematics from Nazarbayev University in 2019.

Research Interests

Abylay's main research interests are Bayesian computational statistics and numerical methods for large sparse systems.