Professor Ian L. Dryden

Professor of Statistics,
Head of School,
School of Mathematical Sciences,
The University of Nottingham,
University Park,
NG7 2RD,
United Kingdom.

Research Interests

Shape analysis; object data analysis; medical image analysis; spatial statistics; high-dimensional data analysis; and applications of statistics in bioinformatics, chemoinformatics, biomedical sciences, and computer science.


  • Recent publications, with links to papers
  • CV (including full publications list)
  • Google Scholar Profile.
  • Research Gate profile
  • LinkedIn profile
  • Orcid Profile
  • arXiv reports
  • Official School webpage
  • Data Driven Discovery Research Priority Area [internal workspace]
  • shapes package in R
  • Statistical shape analysis book (1st edition) Note: The Second Edition `Statistical Shape Analysis, with Applications in R' will be published in August or September 2016.


    Office: Room C39, Mathematical Sciences Building, University Park.
    [Building 20 on this map]
    Telephone: 0115 - 846 7412 (International +44 115 - 846 7412)
    e-mail: Ian -DOT- Dryden -AT- Nottingham -DOT- ac -DOT uk