Department of Statistical Science

The Department of Statistical Science has played a major role in the development of the subject ever since its foundation in 1911 as the Department of Applied Statistics.

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2015-16 Senior Academic Staff Promotions Announced

The department is delighted to congratulate the following staff who were successful in this year’s senior promotion round: More...

Published: Jun 16, 2016 4:58:05 PM

Dr Ricardo Silva receives award from Adobe’s University Collaborations Program

Dr Ricardo Silva has received an unrestricted gift of $5,000 in support of his research activities from Adobe Research. Also included is a software donation of 5 membership licenses to Adobe’s Creative Cloud for a period of 2 years. Adobe Research describes the programme as aiming “to establish long-term relationships between academic and Adobe’s researchers for the purpose of increasing Adobe’s knowledge in technology areas relevant to Adobe’s business and strategic directions.” More...

Published: Jun 12, 2016 10:56:12 PM

UCL Statistical Science secures top ten position in Guardian 2017 university league tables

In the Guardian University Guide published earlier this week, UCL was the 7th highest ranked UK university in the subject area of Mathematics (which includes Statistical Science). More...

Published: Jun 1, 2016 11:21:12 PM

Dr Gareth Peters invited to mentor team in 3rd international financial mathematics team challenge, hosted in Cape Town University, South Africa

Dr Peters has been invited to prepare a financial mathematics challenge that he will mentor a team of PhD and MSc students to tackle and present findings for over a two week period from mid-June 2016 to July 2016 in Cape Town University , South Africa. More...

Published: Jun 1, 2016 11:06:24 PM

Dr Gareth Peters co-organises NIES-ISM-UCL International Global Carbon Project (GCP) workshop

Exploring Interfaces between Financial and Climate Risk Modellings towards Climate Resilient Cities More...

Published: Jun 1, 2016 11:01:27 PM