Statistical Science


Professor Codina Cotar

PositionProfessor of Probability
Phone (external)+44 20 31083248
Phone (internal)53248
ThemesMultivariate and High Dimensional Data, General Theory and Methodology

* @ucl.ac.uk

Biographical Details

Dr Codina Cotar…
  • Since 2021 Professor of Probability, University College London, UK

  • 2012 – 2021 Lecturer, Reader, University College London, UK

  • 2011 – 2012 Research Immersion Fellow, The Fields Institute, Toronto, Canada

  • 2008 – 2011 Project Leader in the Institute for Advanced, Technische Universitaet Muenchen, Muenchen, Germany 

  • 2006 – 2008 Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Technische Universitaet Berlin, Berlin, Germany

  • 2004 – 2006 Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

  • 2004 PhD in Mathematics (Probability Theory), School of Mathematics, University of Bristol, United Kingdom 

Research Interests

Probability Theory; Statistical Mechanics; Optimal Transport Methods in Probability Theory, Physics and Finance; Gradient Interface Models; Reinforced Random Walks; Multiscale Models

Selected publications