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Stefano Favaro


PhD in Statistics, L. Bocconi University, 2009

Research Interests

Bayesian nonparametrics, Large deviations, Markov chain Monte Carlo methods, Population genetics.


Associate Professor of Statistics, University of Torino

Selected Works

  • Bayesian nonparametric analysis of reversible Markov chains, with S. Bacallado and L. Trippa, Annals of Statistics, 2013, vol. 41, pp. 870-896.
  • MCMC for normalized random measure mixture models, with Y.W. Teh, Statistical Science, 2013, vol. 28, pp. 335-359.
  • On the stick-breaking representation of normalized inverse Gaussian priors, with A. Lijoi and I. Pruenster, Biometrika, 2012, vol. 99, pp. 663-674.

Carlo Alberto Chair

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