Francisco J. Blanco-Silva is the owner of a scientific consulting company—Tizona Scientific Solutions—and adjunct faculty in the Department of Mathematics of the University of South Carolina. He obtained his formal training as an applied mathematician at Purdue University. He enjoys problem solving, learning, and teaching. Being an avid programmer and blogger, when it comes to writing, he relishes finding that common denominator among his passions and skills and making it available to everyone.
He coauthored Chapter 5 of the book Modeling Nanoscale Imaging in Electron Microscopy, Springer by Peter Binev, Wolfgang Dahmen, and Thomas Vogt.