I’m an applied statistician. In a broader sense, I’m also a data scientist because I do data analysis, and I do research on the methodology and computational aspects of data analysis.
I’m an enthusiastic R user and package developer. I’m also serving as Associate Editor for the Journal of Statistical Software.
PhD Statistics, 2000
Università degli Studi di Perugia
MSc Statistics, 2000
University of Minnesota
Selected recent publications:
Full list of publications.
I’m the author and/or maintainer of several packages and functions written in , a free software environment for statistical computing and graphics, using , an integrated development environment (IDE) for R.
Gaussian Mixture Models for Model Based Clustering, Classification, and Density Estimation
Dottorato in Matematica Informatica e Statistica (UniFI, UniPG, INdAM)
Dottorato in Economia (UniPG)