Woody Epstein

Woody Epstein
Probabilistic Risk Assessment Professional




Since 1983, Dr. Epstein has worked as a mathematician and probabilistic risk assessment (PRA) professional, living in Japan since 2003. Following the Fukushima Daiichi accident, he has concentrated on the mathematical and computer modeling of extreme external events such as earthquakes, tsunami and their integration into Level 1 External Events PRA. His expertise includes risk assessment software development, project management, modeling and simulations, mathematical techniques for risk assessment, software risk assessment, and advanced research in risk assessment technology.