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The group is very active both in applications of statistical techniques and in theory.

Statisticians within the School have been prominent in collaborating with researchers in other disciplines. Locally there are strong links with the Cardiff School of Medicine working on applications of multivariate statistics and time series analysis in bioinformatics; with the Cardiff School of Engineering in the areas of image processing and stochastic global optimisation of complex systems; and with the Cardiff Business School in the field of analysis of economics time series.

Significant industrial sponsorship has been obtained from

Ongoing international collaborations exist with universities at Columbia , Taiwan,  Queensland, Aarhus, Roma, Cleveland,  Pau, Hokkaido, Boston, Caen , Calambria,  Maine, Trento, Nice, Bratislava, Linz,  St.Petersburg, Troyes,  and Vilnius as well as many more.

Key Research Areas

The main areas of research within the current group are:

Various topics in fisheries and medical statistics are also considered, such as errors in variables regression.

PhD students

  • Gareth Davies
  • Alex Kerss
  • Tomos Phillips