These pages provide information about the BSG research group at the Department of Mathematics at University of Helsinki. We do research on theoretical and applied machine learning, biometry, bioinformatics and forensic statistics. More detailed information about us can be found from the links above. The BSG group is part of the COIN centre of excellence.
MSc thesis projects available! If you have a solid background in statistics, mathematics or computer science, and are interested in putting your skills to test within real research projects, contact Jukka Corander. There are possibilities for arranging financing for most MSc thesis projects.
Jukka Corander, PhD.
Professor at University of Helsinki and at University of Oslo (for my Oslo website, see here). PhD degree from Stockholm University year 2000. PhD thesis about Bayesian learning of graphical models. Scientific areas of particular interest: statistical genetics, bioinformatics, graphical models, stochastic simulation, machine learning, theory of classification.
Yaqiong Cui, Alberto Pessia, Ville Parkkinen
Zhirong Yang, Johan Pensar, Santeri Puranen, Maiju Pesonen, Yingying Xu
Aleksi Sipola, Tuomas Salonen, Juri Kuronen
Pekka Marttinen, Jing Tang, Rossana Moroni, Jukka Sirén, Lu Cheng, Paul Blomstedt, Riku Hakulinen, Henrik Nyman, Väinö Jääskinen, Jukka Kohonen, Jie Xiong, Elina Numminen, Mikhail Shubin, Johan Pensar, Minna Vehkala
Jarno Vanhatalo, Luca Martino, Lu Wei, Michael Gutmann