We operate on a broad spectrum of areas ranging from geological disposal to radioactive waste management, nuclear decommissioning, environmental remediation, resource management, energy systems and large infrastructures.
By bridging the gap between social and technical dimensions of analysis, we provide tools that tackle complex decision problems and projects.
At Decidia we believe that the integrated analysis approach to science and technology is one most effective way to respond to societal demands and regulatory requirements in decisions and projects.
François Diaz-Maurin, PhD
François Diaz-Maurin is the chief consultant and founder of Decidia. François has gained over 15 years of international experience in scientific and strategic advice as well as in industrial and academic research. He is specialized in multi-scale integrated analysis and multi-criteria evaluation methods for decision support, conflict management and uncertainty management. His main areas of expertise are geological disposal, radioactive waste management, nuclear facilities, energy systems, large infrastructures and resource management.
Anna Nikishova, PhD
Anna Nikishova holds a Ph.D. (2020) and a M.Sc. (2016) in Computational Science from the University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Her research focuses on uncertainty propagation, sensitivity analysis, metamodeling, and dimension reduction of coupled systems. At Decidia, Anna brings her expertise in uncertainty quantification for auditing computational models for nuclear waste repositories that involve uncertainty.
Jerold Yu holds a M.S. in Statistics (2020) and a B.S. in Mathematical and Computational Science (2019) from Stanford University. Jerold is passionate about leveraging data to uncover stories and to gain a better understanding of the world around us. At Decidia, Jerold contributes as a data scientist and programmer bringing his knowledge of machine learning, data mining, and data analytics.