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Majbritt Felleki

Majbritt Felleki

Presentation

Research Interests:

Precision livestock farming, dairy cows, statistical modelling and analysis.

Research Goal:

To establish and verify mathematical models for handling huge amounts of data collected by advanced sensor technology in modern dairy production.

Research Skills:

Statistical analysis, hierarchical models, quantitative genetics

Teaching

Lecturer-, teaching assistant-, and supervisor experience in mathematics, probability theory, and statistics on high school-, bachelor-, and master level.

Research

On-going projects:

Title Project managers

The Beijer Laboratory (GigaCow)

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More information about GigaCow and Beijer Laboratory

Kerstin Svennersten Sjaunja, Dirk-Jan De Koning, Ulf Emanuelson, Torsten Eriksson, Bengt-Ove Rustas, Erling Strandberg, Majbritt Felleki

Selected publications

Felleki, M. & Lundeheim, N. (2015). Genetic heteroscedasticity of teat count in pigs. Journal of Animal Breeding and Genetics [early view]. http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/jbg.12134/abstract

Rönnegård, L., Felleki, M., Fikse, W. F., Mulder, H. A. & Strandberg, E. (2013). Variance component and breeding value estimation for genetic heterogeneity of residual variance in Swedish Holstein dairy cattle. Journal of Dairy Science, 96(4), pp 2627–2636. http://www.journalofdairyscience.org/article/S0022030213001240/abstract

Felleki, M., Lee, D., Lee, Y., Gilmour, A. R. & Rönnegård, L. (2012). Estimation of breeding values for mean and dispersion, their variance and correlation using double hierarchical generalized linear models. Genetics Research, 94(06), pp 307–317. http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayAbstract?fromPage=online&aid=8827857&fulltextType=RA&fileId=S0016672312000766

Rönnegård, L., Felleki, M., Fikse, W. F., Mulder, H. A. & Strandberg, E. (2010). Genetic heterogeneity of residual variance - estimation of variance components using double hierarchical generalized linear models. Genetics Selection Evolution, 42(1), p 8. http://www.gsejournal.org/content/42/1/8/abstract


Contact
Researcher at the Department of Animal Nutrition and Management; Nutrition Ruminants
Telephone: 018-672653, 0725 495826
Postal address:
Box 7024
75007 Uppsala
Visiting address: Ulls väg 26, Uppsala