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Mikhail Malioutov

Mikhail Malioutov


Mailing Address:

567 LA (Lake Hall), Boston, MA 02115


  • Experimental design, Information theory, Probability, Statistics

Professor Malioutov applies statistics to a wide variety of areas including : genetic drift in human populations, molecular biology, genetic fingerprints, pooled blood testing for HIV, seismology, forensic pharmacy,  quality control of production lines, strong earthquakes and wind speed prediction and weather modification. He has worked on a number of software development projects including work for financial institutions and work in linguistics related to speech recognition and authorship attribution. Twenty one graduate students have received their PhD under Professor Malioutov’s supervision so far.