CIBC FCIB Project: 05-07-2020
B.Sc., The University of Waterloo
Karesia is currently pursuing her M.Sc. in Data Science at the University of the West Indies. She also attended the University of Waterloo, Canada, where she obtained a bachelor’s degree in Chemistry. Previously, she has worked as a research assistant in the Department of Chemical Engineering, Petroleum Studies Unit (UWI) with focus on a feasibility study for carbon capture and storage (CCS) projects using depleted oil and gas fields in Trinidad. During the second year of undergrad, she was part of a biotechnology research lab in the Department of Chemical Engineering (UW) where she designed experiments and analysed chromatography (HPLC) data to illustrate relationships between experimental conditions and percentage of protein aggregation. Her interests include Machine Learning, Statistics and Materials Science. In her spare time, she enjoys diy projects and knitting.