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Author: Lonnie, Aryeh, Yaakov and Max


Lonnie, Aryeh, Yaakov and Max

Lonnie Chrisman is Lumina's Chief Technology Officer, where he heads engineering and development of Analytica. He has a Ph.D. in Artificial Intelligence and Computer Science from Carnegie Mellon University; and a BS in Electrical Engineering from University of California at Berkeley. Aryeh Englander works on Artificial Intelligence at the John Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, and is doing a Ph.D. in Information Systems at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC), with a focus on analyzing potential risks from very advanced AI. Yaakov Trachtman Yaakov Trachtman is an educator and independent researcher. Max Henrion is the Founder and CEO of Lumina Decision Systems. He was awarded the prestigious 2018 Frank Ramsey Medal, the highest award from the Decision Analysis Society. Max has an MA in Natural Sciences from Cambridge University, Master of Design from the Royal College of Art, London, and a PhD from Carnegie Mellon.

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01/12/2023 | Analytica in the cloud, Blogs, Modeling tips & tricks, Risk & uncertainty

Is the Fermi Paradox due to the Flaw of Averages?

Why haven’t we not encounter aliens? How to resolve this paradox by treating the parameters of the Drake Equation as uncertain — an example of Sam Savage’s Flaw of Averages.