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Giovanni Pistone

de Castro Statistics Initiative
Collegio Carlo Alberto
Piazza Vincenzo Arbarello 8
10122 Torino


DISMA Politecnico di Torino
Corso Duca degli Abruzzi 24
10129 Torino

Short CV

Giovanni Pistone was a professor of Probability of the Politecnico di Torino until 2009, when he retired. Previously he was a professor at the Università di Genova, where he served as Head of the Department of Mathematics for three years. He obtained his "Laurea" (Master degree) from the Università di Torino in 1969, advisor Tullio Viola, and the degree "Docteur de 3me cycle" from the Universitè de Rennes (France) in 1975, advisor Michel Métivier. He has been a high school teacher in Turin, then a postdoc, assistant professor, and associate professor in the universities of Turin, Nice (France), and Genoa. Probability and Mathematical Statistics Contributions cover various topics, e.g., Stochastic Partial Differential Equations, Industrial Statistics, Information Geometry, and Algebraic Statistics. He holds an undergraduate degree in Theology from the Facoltà Valdese di Teologia, Rome. He is a local preacher and member of the Chiesa Valdese di Torino. He is an affiliate of the de Castro Statistics Initiative hosted by the Collegio Carlo Alberto and former faculty at Politecnico di Torino.

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