Dr Sofia Massa
+44 (0)1865 272860 (Department)
+44 (0)1865 282862 (Direct) massa at stats.ox.ac.uk
I received a PhD in Statistics (with Doctor Europaeus Mention) from the University of Padua (Italy) in April 2008 and I joined the Department of Statistics in September 2010.
Graphical models: inference, structural learning, propagation of evidence, prediction, structural meta-analysis, connection with algebraic statistics, use of graphical models in applied contexts (e.g. biology, experimental psychology). Statistical theory and inference.
Massa, M.S., Lauritzen, S.L. (2010). Combining statistical models. In Algebraic Methods in Statistics and Probability II, Contemporary Mathematics Series, vol. 516, American Mathematical Society, Providence, RI, pp. 239-259.
Massa, M.S., Chiogna, M., Romualdi, C. (2010). Gene set analysis exploiting the topology of a pathway. BMC Systems Biology, 4:121
Risso, D., Massa, M.S., Chiogna, M., Romualdi, C. (2009). A modified LOESS normalisation applied to microRNA arrays: a comparative evaluation. Bioinformatics, 25, 2685-2691