David Balding

Computational statistics applied to population, evolutionary, medical and forensic genetics

I work in many different areas of computational statistical inference focussing on applications in population, evolutionary, medical and forensic genetics.

Staff

John Holmes

Students

Anubhav Kaphle (PhD, 2018-) Main supervisor
Chengyu Li (PhD, 2017-) Main Supervisor 
Ali Mahmoudi (PhD, 2017-) Main supervisor
Jeff Paril (PhD, 2017-) Co-supervisor with Alex Fournier-Level 
Michael Silk (PhD, 2017-) Co-supervisor, with Slavé Petrovski and David Ascher
Lachlan Macintosh (PhD, 2017-) Co-supervisor, with Tony Pappenfuss

Visitors

Hanaisa Sant Anna (PhD student, Brazil, Aug 2018 - Aug 2019)
Garrett Hellenthal (UCL, April - May 2019)
Pak Sham (Hong Kong, Dyason Fellow hosted by me and Damjan Vukcevic, dates TBC in 2019)

Past Staff & Students

Sean Byars
Shian Su (MSc Maths & Stats, 2016)
Yupei You (MSc Bioinformatics 2018) Main supervisor

Former Visitors

Jukka Corander (Oslo and Helsinki, Dec 2017 - Jan 2018)
Tatiana Hessab (PhD student, Federal University of Rio De Janeiro, Jul 17 - Feb 18)
Maria Simonsen (Aarhus University, Denmark, 2016)
Tristan Mary-Huard (AgroParisTech, France, 2016)
Søren Vilsen (Aalborg University, Denmark, 2016)