The group conducts research developing stochastic models and statistical methods.

The topics of interest are

- Bayesian statistics.
- Spatial and spatio-temporal statistics, stochastic geometry and imaging, with applications towards demography, forestry, offshore operations and wave modelling for sea transports, materials science, neurology, telecommunication.
- Theory for extremes in random processes and fields, and statistical analysis of extreme values such as extreme climatic episodes.
- Reliability improvement: in particular development of load models and fatigue accumulation for trucks.
- Financial risk management: research aimed at new methods for optimization of financial portfolios, measurement of catastrophic risks and handling of credit risks.
- Statistical estimation and algorithms for non-stationary and non-Gaussian processes.
- Computer intensive statistical methods and Big data statistics. Environmental statistics.
- Forensic statistics.

For life science statistics see the webpage of the research group in Biomathematics and biostatistics. Our research in various ways intersects with other research areas at the department, in particular with the groups in Computational Mathematics, Probability theory, and Optimization.

## Seminar

Researchers in the area regularly participate at speakers at the Statistics seminar.

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## Faculty

**Patrik Albin**

- Associate Professor, Analysis and Probability Theory, Mathematical Sciences

**Marina Axelson-Fisk**

- Professor, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Mathematical Sciences

**Ottmar Cronie**

- Senior Lecturer, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Mathematical Sciences

**Olle Häggström**

- Full Professor, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Mathematical Sciences

**Rebecka Jörnsten**

- Full Professor, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Mathematical Sciences

**Erik Kristiansson**

- Full Professor, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Mathematical Sciences

**Petter Mostad**

- Professor, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Mathematical Sciences

**Umberto Picchini**

- Senior Lecturer, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Mathematical Sciences

**Holger Rootzen**

- Full Professor, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Mathematical Sciences

**Serik Sagitov**

- Full Professor, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Mathematical Sciences

**Moritz Schauer**

- Senior Lecturer, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Mathematical Sciences

**Aila Särkkä**

- Full Professor, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Mathematical Sciences

**Sergey Zuev**

- Full Professor, Analysis and Probability Theory, Mathematical Sciences

## Emeriti

## PhD students

**Juan Salvador Inda Diaz**

- Doctoral Student, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Mathematical Sciences

**Julia Jansson**

- Doctoral Student, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Mathematical Sciences

**Petar Jovanovski**

- Doctoral Student, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Mathematical Sciences

**Erik Karlsson Nordling**

- Doctoral Student, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Mathematical Sciences

**Konstantinos Konstantinou**

- Doctoral Student, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Mathematical Sciences

**David Lund**

- Doctoral Student, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Mathematical Sciences

**Vincent Molin**

- Doctoral Student, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Mathematical Sciences

**Helga Kristín Ólafsdóttir**

- Doctoral Student, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Mathematical Sciences

**Vincent Szolnoky**

- Doctoral Student, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Mathematical Sciences

**Selma Tabakovic**

- Doctoral Student, Applied Mathematics and Statistics, Mathematical Sciences