Statistical Laboratory 

Members of the Statistical Laboratory


Professor James Norris [Personal Home Page]
Stochastic Analysis, Coagulation, Malliavin Calculus, Heat Kernels, Homogenization

Academic Staff (University Professors, Readers and Lecturers)

Professor John Aston [Personal Home Page]
Statistics: in particular Functional/Object Data Analysis, Time Series Analysis, Statistical Neuroimaging, Statistical Linguistics, Seasonal Adjustment and other Applied Statistics

Dr Nathanael Berestycki [Personal Home Page]
Probability Theory: Coalescence and Fragmentation, Random Walks, Brownian Motion, Stochastic Models in Population Genetics, in Statistical Physics, and in Combinatorics

Dr Felix Fischer [Personal Home Page]
Game Theory, Social Choice Theory, and Mechanism Design, including their Computational Aspects and Application to Computational Systems

Professor Geoffrey Grimmett [Personal Home Page]
Probability Theory, Combinatorial Theory, Stochastic Models in Statistical Physics, Probabilistic Number Theory

Professor Frank Kelly, FRS [Personal Home Page]
Random Processes, Networks and Optimization, especially Applications to the Design and Control of Networks and the understanding of Congestion Phenomena

Dr Richard Nickl [Personal Home Page]
Mathematical Statistics: in particular Nonparametric Statistical Inference and Empirical Process Theory

Dr Susan Pitts
Nonparametric Estimation and Approximations in Stochastic Models; Queueing Theory; Insurance Mathematics

Professor Chris Rogers [Personal Home Page]
Financial Mathematics, Probability Theory, Stochastic Analysis, Statistics, Mathematical Economics

Dr Rajeh Shah [Personal Home Page]
High-Dimensional Statistics and Large-Scale Data Analysis

Professor Richard Samworth [Personal Home Page]
Statistics: especially Nonparametric and High-Dimensional Problems.

Professor David Spiegelhalter, FRS [Personal Home Page]
Public understanding of uncertainty and risk, Bayesian Methods, Biostatistics, Performance Assessment

Dr Mike Tehranchi [Personal Home Page]
Financial Mathematics, Stochastic Analysis

Professor Richard Weber [Personal Home Page]
Mathematics for Operational Research and Systems; models in Telecommunications and Operations Management; Control of Queues, Stochastic Networks, on-line Bin-Packing, Ergodicity of Markov Processes, Optimal Search, Stochastic Scheduling, Dynamic Resource Allocation, Financial Mathematics.

Affiliated Lecturers

Professor Sheila Bird(based at MRC Biostatistics Unit)

Dr Nilanjana Datta [Personal Home Page]
Quantum Information Theory: Additivity, Data Compression and Transmission for Sources and Channels with Memory, Entanglement Manipulation and the Quantum Information Spectrum

Professor Vern Farewell(based at MRC Biostatistics Unit)

Dr Brian Tom (based at MRC Biostatistics Unit)

Dr Sumeetpal Singh (Dept. Engineering)

Dr Peter Treasure (based at the Eastern Cancer Registration & Information Centre (ECRIC, Addenbrookes)

Dr Milan Vojnovic (Microsoft Research)
Algorithms, Applied Probability, Computer Science, Game Theory, Networks and Optimization

Emeritus Academic Staff

Dr Pat Altham [Personal Home Page]
Analysis of Discrete Data, Multivariate Analysis, Generalized Linear Modelling, R, Graphical Methods, Statistical Consulting

Professor Philip Dawid [Personal Home Page]
Foundations of Probability and Statistics; Evidential Reasoning; Causal Inference; Graphical Models; Forecasting Systems; DNA Profiling

Professor Michael Dempster [Personal Home Page]
Mathematical and Computational Finance and Economics, Optimization and Nonlinear Analysis, Stochastic Systems, Algorithm Analysis and Applications Software

Dr Doug Kennedy [Personal Home Page]
Limit Theorems in Applied Probability, Sequential Decision Processes, Optimal Stopping, Financial Modelling

Professor Yuri Suhov [Personal Home Page]
Statistical Mechanics, Communication Theory, Queueing Systems, Networks including Neural Networks.

Professor Peter Whittle
Sequential Optimisation Problems, Stochastic Processes, Neural Networks

Research Staff (Research Associates, Research Fellows, and other attached academic staff)

Dr Adam Bull [Personal Home Page]
Nonparametric Statistics; Active Sensing; Optimisation and Bandit Problems; Applications in Finance

Dr Alexandra Carpentier [Personal Home Page]
Composite Non-Parametric Testing Problems, Adaptive Inference in Non-Parametric/High Dimensional Models, Bandit Theory, Brain Computer Interface.

Dr Yining Chen [Personal Home Page]
Shape-Constrained Estimation, Time Series Analysis and Statistical Computing

Dr Laure Dumaz
My main interests are large deviations and self-interacting processes

Dr Jean-Marc Freyermuth

Dr Arlene Kim [Personal Home Page]
Minimax Lower Bounds, Shape-Constrained Estimation, and Extreme Value Theory

Dr Demeter Kiss
Probabilistic Models in Statistical Physics such as Percolation, Random Cluster Model, Interacting Particle Systems, Randomized Algorithms

Dr Benoit Laslier [Personal Home Page]

Dr Danning Li [Personal Home Page]
Random Matrix Theory, High-Dimensional Hypothesis Test and Shape Constrained Estimation

Dr Ah Yeon Park
Functional Data Analysis, Functional Regression, Semiparametric Regression, Ozone Trend Analysis, Brain Image Analysis

Dr Davide Pigoli [Personal Home Page]
Functional Data Analysis, Non Parametric Methods, Spatial Statistics

Dr Gourab Ray Personal Home Page
Probability Theory: in particular Random Planar Maps, Random Graphs, Random Walks and Percolation

Dr Jakob Söhl [Personal Home Page]
Nonparametric Statistics, Empirical Processes, Statistical Inverse Problems, Applications in Finance

Dr Alan Sola [Personal Home Page]
Complex Analysis and Probability Theory, Planar Stochastic Growth Models

Dr Perla Sousi [Personal Home Page]
Random Walks, Brownian Motion, mixing times of Markov chains, Poisson Brownian Motions, Rearrangement Inequalities

Dr Shahin Tavakoli
Functional Data Analysis, High-Dimensional Statistics, Stochastic Processes, Time Series Analysis, Multiple Testing, Shrinkage Estimation, Applications to Biophysics, Finance and Imaging

Dr Yi Yu [Personal Home Page]
High Dimensional Variable Selection and Network Studies

Research Students

Tom Berrett

Tim Cannings [Personal Home Page]

Si Cheng

Ben Derrett

SeokYoung Hong

Felix Leditzky [Personal Home Page]

Preeyan Parmar

Homesh Sayal

Tengyao Wang [Personal Home Page]

Research Students in Cambridge Centre for Analysis supervised by members of the Statistical Laboratory

James Bell

Alberto Coca Cabrero

Eoin Devane

David Driver

Karen Habermann

Henry Jackson

Adam Jones

Adam Kashlak

Natalia Kudryashova

Guolong Li

Sara Merino

Ellen Powell

Cambyse Rouzé

Mark Rowland

Vittoria Silvestri

Research Students based at MRC-BSU

Daniel Ahfock
Maxine Bennett
Francesco Brizzi
Evelina Gabasova
Lisa Law
Finbarr Leacy
Emma McCallum
Olympia Papachrisofi
Matthew Pearce
Kirsty Rhodes
David Robertson
Claire Simons
Alexandra Turner
Petras Verbyla
Fan Wang
Lan Wen
Sean Yiu


Dr R. Allez

Administrative Staff

Julia Blackwell PA to Head of Department and Director of the Statistical Laboratory

Dr Eva Myers [Personal Home Page] Computer Officer

John Shimmon Assistant Secretary

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