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David A. Rhoades

GNS Science (New Zealand)
Principal Scientist

Expertise: Statistics, statistical seismology, earthquake predictability, earthquake forecast modelling and testing, precursory seismicity patterns, EEPAS medium-term forecasting model, hybrid forecasting models, seismic hazard.
About Me Publications
David Rhoades is a Principal Scientist and Geophysical Statistician at GNS Science, Lower Hutt, New Zealand. He is an active participant in the Collaboratory for the Study of Earthquake Predictability (CSEP). He is the developer of the “Every Earthquake a Precursor According to Scale” (EEPAS) medium-term earthquake forecasting model. He has created modelling techniques to combine information from a variety of sources into hybrid forecasting models. He is widely experienced in applying statistics to a range of scientific studies. His present work is mainly focused on improving the EEPAS model.