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Devin Craig Francom

Devin Francom

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Phone (505) 664-0873

Capabilities

  • Computational Physics and Applied Mathematics
  • Monte Carlo methods
  • Statistics
  • Uncertainty analysis
  • Computer and Computational Sciences
  • Data mining
  • Information Science and Technology
  • Uncertainty quantification (UQ)
  • Machine Learning
  • Science of Signatures - Remote and Standoff Sensing
  • Real-time knowledge extraction
  • Computational Physics and Applied Mathematics
  • Sensitivity analysis
  • Earth and Space Sciences
  • Inverse modeling
  • Model calibration

Expertise

Bayesian modeling and computation, nonparametric regression, machine learning, functional data analysis, sensitivity analysis, uncertainty quantification for computer experiments

Education

PhD, Statistics and Applied Mathematics, University of California Santa Cruz, 2017

MS, Statistics, Brigham Young University, 2013

BS, Statistics, Brigham Young University, 2013

 

LANL Positions

Scientist, Statistical Sciences Group (CCS-6), 2017-present

 

Publications

D Francom, B Sansó, V Bulaevskaya, D Lucas, and M Simpson, "Inferring Atmospheric Release Characteristics in a Large Computer Experiment using Bayesian Adaptive Splines," Journal of the American Statistical Association, in press.

D Francom and B Sansó, "BASS: An R Package for Fitting and Performing Sensitivity Analysis of Bayesian Adaptive Spline Surfaces," Journal of Statistical Software, in press.

A Biswas, C Biwer, D Walters, J Ahrens, D Francom, E Lawrence, R Sandberg, DA Fredenburg, and C Bolme, "An interactive exploration tool for understanding high-dimensional shock physics datasets," Computing in Science and Engineering, in press.

D Walters, A Biswas, E Lawrence, D Francom, DJ Luscher, DA Fredenburg, K Moran, C Sweeney, RL Sandberg, J Ahrens, and C Bolme, "Bayesian calibration of strength parameters using hydrocode simulations of symmetric impact shock experiments of al-5083," Journal of Applied Physics, 124(20):205105, 2018.

D Francom, B Sansó, A Kupresanin, and G Johannesson, "Sensitivity Analysis and Emulation for Functional Data using Bayesian Adaptive Splines," Statistica Sinica, 28(2):791–816, 2018.

J Park, MK Seeley, D Francom, CS Reese, and JT Hopkins, "Functional vs. traditional analysis in biomechanical gait data: An alternative statistical approach," Journal of Human Kinetics, 60(1):39–49, 2017.

J Park, WM Denning, JD Pitt, D Francom, JT Hopkins, and MK Seeley, "Effects of Experimental Anterior Knee Pain on Muscle Activation During Landing and Jumping Performed at Various Intensities," Journal of Sport Rehabilitation, 26(1):78–93, 2017.

WM Denning, S Woodland, JG Winward, MG Leavitt, AC Parcell, JT Hopkins, D Francom, and MK Seeley, "The Influence of Experimental Anterior Knee Pain During Running on Electromyography and Articular Cartilage Metabolism," Osteoarthritis and Cartilage, 22(8):1111–1119, 2014.

GG Schultz, ES Johnson, CW Black, D Francom, and M Saito, "Traffic & Safety Statewide Model and GIS Modeling," Technical Report UT-12.06, Utah Department of Transportation Research Division, Salt Lake City, Utah, 2012.

 

 

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