Modern applied statistics

Professor Jeanine Houwing-Duistermaat

The Modern Applied Statistics Group is embedded in LIDA and has formed successful partnerships in the energy and healthcare industries as well as the public sector, such as Leeds City Council. Several members of the group are Turing Fellows.

We host a number of post-doctoral researchers, students, and visiting scholars maintaining strong ties to the academic community as well as partners at universities in the UK and overseas.

Modern Applied Statistics develops statistical and artificial intelligence methods for a broad range of application areas.

Our research 

  • Data analytics
  • Statistical bioinformatics
  • Biostatistics
  • Networks
  • Urban analytics
  • Temporal data analysis
  • Machine learning
  • Bayesian statistics
  • Climate modeling
  • Computational biology

Research team

Further information

View our publications.

All upcoming seminars are listed on our events section.

PhD projects

We have opportunities for prospective postgraduate researchers. Find out more.

Contact us

If you are interested in collaborating with us or joining us, please get in touch with a relevant member of our research team.