School of Mathematics, Statistics and Physics

Staff Profile

Dr Cristiano Villa

Senior Lecturer in Statistics

Background

Dr Cristiano Villa is a Senior Lecturer in Statistics in the School of Mathematics, Statistics and Physics at Newcastle University. His main area of research is Objective Bayesian inference, including objective priors, model comparison, variable selection and Bayesian foundations.

Research

Research Interests

  • Objective Bayesian analysis. Theory and methods for parameter inference, model comparison and variable selection.
  • Cyber-security and Bayesian nonparametric model for detection and classification.

Publications