April Morton
Research Associate

Phone: (865) 576-9318
Email: mortonam@ornl.gov

Education

MS, Applied Mathematics, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (2013).
BS, Pure Mathematics, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona (2010).

Professional Experience

2014 – Present, Post-Master’s Research Associate, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN
2013-2014, Post-Master’s Research Associate, University of Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland
2012 – 2013, Post-Bachelor’s Research Associate, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN
2012 – 2012, Higher Education Research Experiences Fellow, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN
2011 – 2011, Research Fellow, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA
2010 – 2012, Data Analyst, Southern California Edison, Chino, CA

Professional Interests

Machine Learning, Data Mining, Computer Vision, Information Retrieval, Statistical Analysis, Uncertainty Quantification, Sensitivity Analysis, Modeling and Simulation

Publications

Morton, A., Marzban, E., Giannoulis, G., Patel, A., Aparasu, R., Kakadiaris, I. (2014). A Comparison of Supervised Machine Learning Techniques for Predicting Short-Term In-Hospital Length of Stay Among Diabetic Patients. In Proceedings of the International Conference on Machine Learning and Applications (ICMLA 2014), Detroit, Michigan.

Weng, L., Armsaleg, L., Morton, A., Marchand-Maillet, S. (2014). A Privacy-Preserving Framework for Large-Scale Content-Based Information Retrieval. IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics & Security (In Press).

Osipyan, H., Morton, A., Marchand-Maillet, S. (2014). Fast Interactive Information Retrieval with Sampling-Based MDS on GPU Architectures. In Proceedings of the Information Retrieval Facility Conference (IRFC 2014), Copenhagen, Denmark.

Stewart, R., White, D., Urban, M., Morton, A., Webster, C., Stoyanov, M., Bright, E., Bhaduri, B. (2013). Uncertainty Quantification Techniques for Population Density Estimates Derived from Sparse Open Source Data. In the Proceedings of the SPIE Geospatial InfoFusion III Conference (SPIE 2013), Baltimore, Maryland.

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