Rosana de Oliveira Gomes, Ph.D in Astrophysics and Data Scientist.

What job did you get?

Next spring (in Europe), I am starting to work as a Data Science and Innovation Assistant for an Austrian company specialized in Time Series. The work will be done within the Research and Development department, with applications to energies, among other topics.

Can you describe your journey into data science? And why did you switch careers?

As a Ph.D in Astrophysics, I’ve always loved doing research and finding interesting insights about stars and Nuclear Physics.

In 2015, I came to do part of my Ph.D. in Frankfurt (Germany) at an interdisciplinary institute. There, I got in contact with many physicists working with AI and Analytics applications to several fields, such as neuroscience, finance and…

This article was written by Rosana de Oliveira Gomes, Ajaykumar Palaniswamy, Sara El-Ateif and Harini Suresh through the Omdena Writers’ Academy and under the mentoring of Mohit Sharma.

Art is subjective, reactionary, and culturally dependent. AI is objective, logical, and universal. What happens when these two worlds collide? What does this collaboration of man and machine mean for the future of creativity artistic process?


Art makes us aware of our human condition.

In the past, all sorts of art ever created came from the human mind.

This is not the only case anymore.

The advances of Artificial Intelligence (AI) are…

How AI can contribute to a cleaner world.

This article is part of the Omdena series of articles ‘The Trash We Make’, which summarizes the work carried out in the Omdena Challenge in partnership with TrashOut. You can find the first articles in the series here. This article was written by Ramansh Sharma, Rosana de Oliveira Gomes, Simone Vaccari, Emma Roscow, and Prejith Premkumar.

Photo by Antoine GIRET on Unsplash

Just like any other day, we start our morning with a coffee and a snack to go from our favorite bakery. Later on the same day, we check out our mail where we find letters, newspapers, magazines, and possibly a package that just arrived…

Predicting wind energy production with AI

This article was written by Rosana de Oliveira Gomes on behalf of the Deep Delve team for the AI4Impact Deep Learning Datathon 2020.

Source: Unsplash.

Introduction to the Problem

Nowadays more than ever, the world needs to collaborate in achieving clean energy solutions for fighting the Climate Crisis. The Sustainable Development Goals adopted by all United Nations Member States since 2015 aim to ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable, and modern clean energy for all by 2030. Clean energies come from renewable resources supplied by nature, such as sun, wind, tides and waves, geothermal heat, among others. Their use range from electricity generation both in large…

A Roadmap on Challenges and Remedies for Transitioning into Data Science

This article was written by Joseph Itopa A. and Dr. Rosana de Oliveira Gomes in collaboration with Omdena.

The advances in Artificial Intelligence techniques and the overwhelming amount of data produced in society daily have opened doors to many opportunities in industry and research. Data Science is no exception, and has become one of the most famous areas when it comes to the tech industry. Regardless if you want to become a data scientist, a machine learning engineer or an artificial intelligence researcher, getting started might seem quite challenging…

Tradução e adaptação do artigo original Epidemic Modeling 101: Or why your CoVID-19 exponential fits are wrong. Adaptação por Dra. Rosana de Oliveira Gomes. Entre em contato para sugerir mais artigos sobre o coronavírus a serem traduzidos para o português.

As partes II e III desta série de blogs já foram publicadas (em inglês):

Nas últimas semanas, uma terrível aflição se espalhou pelo mundo. Membros da sociedade antes considerados saudáveis e produtivos foram infectados com…

Como serão os próximos 18 meses, se os líderes ganharem tempo

Tradução e adaptação do artigo original Coronavirus: The Hammer and the Dance. Adaptação por Dra. Rosana de Oliveira Gomes.

Este artigo é uma continuação do artigo Coronavírus: Por que você deve agir já! (original e tradução), um artigo com mais de 40 milhões de visualizações traduzidas para mais de 20 idiomas que descrevem a urgência do problema do Coronavírus.

Resumo do artigo: As fortes medidas de coronavírus hoje devem durar apenas algumas semanas, não deve haver um grande pico de infecções depois e tudo pode ser feito por um custo razoável para a sociedade, salvando milhões de vidas ao longo…

Rosana de Oliveira Gomes

Data Scientist | Astrophysicist | AI for Good | Climate Reality

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