Staff, Students, and Associates

Dr Graham Horgan
Application Lead for Human Health and Nutrition


    Biomathematics & Statistics Scotland
    Rowett Institute, University of Aberdeen, Foresterhill
    ABERDEEN, AB25 2ZD, Scotland, UK.

    Tel: +44 (0)1224 438678

    Research Interests

    • Development and application of statistical methods in nutritional science
    • Health, sustainability and economic trade-offs in formulating diets
    • Statistical methods for high-dimensional data
    • Image analysis and spatial processes
    • Modelling regulatory process in weight control


    • nutritional, human health and animal sciences
    • Management of BioSS programme of training courses in statistics, bioinformatics and mathematical modelling

    Recent and current projects

    • Modelling variation in activity patterns
    • Prediction of effects of folate fortification
    • Statistical methods in biospeckle imaging
    • Construction and comparison of optimal diets
    • Comparison of methods of energy expenditure estimation
    • Epigenetic data analysis


    Image Analysis for the Biological Sciences - Glasbey, C.A. and Horgan, G.W. (published by Wiley in 1995, but now out of print)

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