Brett Amidan

Faculty


Phone Number   208-496-2563
Email Address   amidanb@byui.edu
Address   RKS 232C

Education

  • M.S. Statistics, Brigham Young University, 1995
  • B.S. Statistics, Brigham Young University, 1992

Interests

  • Big data analytics
  • Applying statistical methodologies in experimental design and analyses
  • Sports, including basketball, softball, and golf. Not including soccer.

Work Experience

  • Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) | Richland, WA
    Senior Research Scientist | 1997 – 2019
  • Adjunct Professor at Washington State University (Tri-Cities) | 2005 – 2019
  • Richland School Board Director | 2015 – 2019
  • Clinical Research Associates | Statistician | 1994 – 1997

Research

  • Using big data analytics to build situational awareness tools for the power grid
  • Applying statistical algorithms to improve aircraft safety data analyses
  • Anomaly and outlier detection
  • Designing experiments and analyzing data to better understand sampling and decontamination for bio-threats

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