Wes McKinney

Wes McKinney

Scientific software craftsman

  • @wesmckinn
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New York, New York

Areas of Expertise:

  • Python
  • data analysis
  • visualization
  • algorithms
  • data structures
  • distributed computing
  • software engineering
  • data science
  • consulting
  • speaking
Wes McKinney is CTO and Cofounder of Lambda Foundry, Inc. From 2010 to 2012, he served as a Python consultant to hedge funds and banks while developing pandas, a widely used Python data analysis library. From 2007 to 2010, he researched global macro and credit trading strategies at AQR Capital Management. He graduated from MIT with an S.B. in Mathematics. He is on leave from the Duke University Ph.D program in Statistics.

Python for Data Analysis Python for Data Analysis
by Wes McKinney
October 2012
Print: $39.99
Ebook: $33.99

Webcast: Building Rich, High Performance Tools for Practical Data Analysis
February 20, 2013
This live webcast is presented by Wes McKinney author of Python for Data Analysis and will be a somewhat advanced, technical talk connecting computer science concepts like data structure design and algorithms with the details of building intuitive, high...

Webcast: Python for Data Analysis
October 10, 2012
In this hands-on webcast presented by Wes McKinney, author of Python for Data Analysis , he will showcase a number of examples and you will receive an introduction to some of the most important tools in the Python language for data preparation, data ...

"This book is a welcome addition to the Python canon, and anyone who is at all concerned with data analysis would do well to read it."
--Steve Holden, For Some Value of "Magic"