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Laura Freeman

Director, Intelligent Systems Lab

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Laura Freeman

Director and Research Associate Professor, Intelligent Systems Lab

Laura Freeman is the director of the Hume Center for National Security and Technology's Intelligent Systems Lab director. Additionally, she is a research associate professor in the Department of Statistics and a faculty member of the Commonwealth Cyber Initiative.

Her research interests include experimental design considerations in machine learning and artificial intelligence, cybersecurity analytics, reliability analysis, and statistical engineering.

Freeman holds memberships with the National Defense Industrial Association, the American Statistical Association, and the International Test and Evaluation Association (ITEA) as the Editor-In-Chief of the ITEA Journal of Test and Evaluation.

Freeman received her Ph.D. in statistics, an M.S. in statistics, and a B.S. in aerospace engineering, all from Virginia Tech.