Dave Collins

Statistical Sciences Group, CCS-6
PO Box 1663, MS-F600
Los Alamos National Laboratory
Los Alamos, NM, 87545

Email: dcollins@lanl.gov
Phone: 505.606.0904

David Collins, Jr.


  • Ph.D., Statistics, University of New Mexico (2009), advised by Aparna V. Huzurbazar; dissertation: Nonparametric Estimation of First Passage Time Distributions in Flowgraph Models.
  • M.S., Statistics, University of New Mexico (2005).
  • B.A., Computational Mathematics (summa cum laude), Fordham University (1983).

Research interests

  • Flowgraph methods for multistate stochastic process analysis
  • Nonparametric reliability and survival analysis
  • Nonparametric density estimation using Fourier series
  • Stochastic differential equations

Dave's curriculum vitae