Science and Technology
- Brian Blais - Professor
- Kirsten Hokeness - Associate Professor
- Gaytha A. Langlois - Professor
- Qin Leng - Professor
- Dan McNally - Associate Professor
- Stephanie F. L. Mott - Lecturer
- Angelyn Phillips - Lecturer
- Christopher W. Reid - Associate Professor
- Dania Whitaker - Lecturer
- Hong Yang - Professor
- Sandi Brenner
- Kayla M. Cetrone
- Jennifer Davis
- Mark R. Gauvin
- Brad A. Haubrich
- Katelynn Howard
- David Huestis
- Gerald John
- Joseph Klinger
- Saman Nayyab
- Emily Petruccelli
- Leila Rieder
- Keyana Roohani
- Janis V. Roy
- Melissa Silva
- John Stachelhaus
- Geoffrey Tapalu
- Robert Thorn
- Rachel S. Waghchoure
Brian BlaisProfessor, Science and Technology
Faculty Suite G, Room 455
Sc M, Brown University
BA, Wesleyan University
Dynamical Systems Analysis, Theoretical Neuroscience, Bayesian Inference, Science Education, Epidemiology
- American Association of Physics Teachers
- Geochemical Society
- The American Statistical Association
- 2018, Faculty Merit Award
- 2015, Summer Stipend
- 2006, 3-year NSF Collaborative Research in Computational Neuroscience (CRCNS) grant: ``The synaptic an
- 2005, Service Award for exemplary service as a faculty member
- 2001, Received Biomedical Research Infrastructure Network (BRIN) grant, as part of a cooperative effort wi
Blais, B., Statistical Inference for Everyone, 2014.
Skaza, J., Blais, B., The Relationship between Economic Growth and Environmental Degradation: Exploring Models and Questioning the Existence of an Environmental Kuznets Curve, Working Paper Series at the Center for Global and Regional Economic Studies, 2013.
Witkowski, C., Blais, B., Bayesian analysis of epidemics - zombies, influenza, and other diseases, arxiv.org, 2013.
Yang, H., Blais, B., Leng, Q., Stable isotope variations from cultivated Metasequoia trees in the United States: A statistical approach to assess isotope signatures as climate signals, Japanese Journal of Historical Botany, 2011.
Witkowski, C., Blais, B., Feng, L., Reid, C., Wang, H., Yang, H., Leng, Q., Decay and early diagenesis of Metasequoia leaves: Implications for three-dimensional preservation and bulk isotope signals in plant fossil lagerstätten, 49th Annual Meeting of the Northeastern Section of the Geological Society of America (GSA) Abstracts with Programs, 2014.
Blais, B., Gannon, C., Patalano, R., Yang, H., Leng, Q., Bayesian parameter estimation in a 1D model of precipitation and evaporation: comparison of Middle Miocene and modern climates using plant lipid deuterium (δD) measurements, 2013 Geological Society of America (GSA) Annual Meeting, Abstracts with Programs, 2013.
Gannon, C., Blais, B., Patalano, R., Yang, H., Leng, Q., Understanding the Middle Miocene climatic optimum: evaluation of deuterium values D related to precipitation and temperature, 2013 Geological Society of America (GSA) Annual Meeting, Abstracts with Programs, 2012.
Blais, B., Wrappers, Weight Watchers, and Whitespace: Using Python for Robotics in Education, 2013.
Blais, B., ScratchNXC.
Skaza, J., Blais, B., Modeling the infectiousness of Twitter hashtags , Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications , 2017.
Skaza, J., Blais, B., Modeling the Infectiousness of Twitter Hashtags, CoRR, 2016.