Skip to main content
KBS_Icon_questionmark link-ico


Davide Pigoli received his Ph.D. in Mathematical Models and Methods in Engineering from Politecnico di Milano, Italy, in 2013. His Ph.D. thesis dealt with the statistical inference for covariance operators in functional data analysis and for spatially distributed covariance matrices. He was a Research Fellow in the Department of Statistics of the University of Warwick from February 2013 to March 2014 and a Research Associate in the Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics of the University of Cambridge between April 2014 and August 2017. Davide joined King's College London as Lecturer in Statistics in September 2017.


Research interests

  • Functional and high-dimensional data analysis
  • Manifold-valued and object-oriented data analysis
  • Spatial statistics 
  • Applications in linguistics, forensics, quantitative genetics and biosciences


Research Profile