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Statistical physics and physical statistics 

We are a research group in the University of Cambridge. We want to combine science with statistical models to learn from big datasets. 

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Thanks for your interest! We are currently looking for PhD students and postdoctoral researchers. Please contact us ( for more information.

Recent news

Aug 2020


Alpha Lee is awarded an University Research Fellowship by the Royal Society

Aug 2020

Using techniques in molecular energy landscape analysis, we found that the geometry of loss functions in machine learning seems to exhibit universal features. We published this in PNAS


March 2020

We launched COVID Moonshot, an open science initiative to discover antivirals targeting MPro of SARS-CoV-2. We published our approach to pandemic preparedness in Nature Chemistry.

March 2020

Alpha Lee is named Forbes 30 under 30 in Science and Healthcare (Europe)

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