Nick Howes is a technical consultant at MathWorks headquarters. Nick specializes in application development in MATLAB, drawing on experience in statistical analysis, predictive modeling, and data visualization. Prior to joining MathWorks, he worked at Shell International Exploration and Production, developing novel analytics and numerical models to characterize subsurface geology in cases where it is under-resolved in seismic data. He also collaborated with MathWorks on the development of the MATLAB Interface for Petrel. Nick earned a B.A. and an M.A. in Earth Sciences from Boston University, and is a member of the American Geophysical Union (AGU).