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Prof Kanti V Mardia

Senior Research Professor
Statistics

Contact details

Room: 11.12
Tel: +44 (0)113 3435100
Email: K.V.Mardia @ leeds.ac.uk

Current postgraduate students

Mai Alfahad (2014)
Philippa Burdett (2009)

Publications

Rueda C, Fernández MA, Barragán S, Mardia KV, Peddada SD Circular piecewise regression with applications to cell-cycle data Biometrics, 72, 1266-1274, 2016
DOI:10.1111/biom.12512
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Forbes PGM, Mardia KV A fast algorithm for sampling from the posterior of a von Mises distribution Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation, 85, 2693-2701, 2015
DOI:10.1080/00949655.2014.928711
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Mardia KV, Voss J Some Fundamental Properties of Multivariate von Mises Distributions Communications in Statistics— Theory and Methods, 43, 1132-1144, 2014
DOI:10.1080/03610926.2012.670353
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Valentin JB, Andreetta C, Boomsma W, Bottaro S, Ferkinghoff-Borg J, Frellsen J, Mardia KV, Tian P, Hamelryck T Formulation of probabilistic models of protein structure in atomic detail using the reference ratio method. Proteins, 82, 288-299, 2014
DOI:10.1002/prot.24386
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Valentin JB, Andreetta C, Boomsma W, Bottaro S, Ferkinghoff-Borg J, Frellsen J, Mardia KV, Tian P, Hamelryck T Formulation of probabilistic models of protein structure in atomic detail using the reference ratio method Proteins: Structure, Function and Bioinformatics, 82, 288-299, 2014
DOI:10.1002/prot.24386
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Forbes PGM, Mardia KV A fast algorithm for sampling from the posterior of a von Mises distribution Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation, 2014
DOI:10.1080/00949655.2014.928711
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Mardia KV, Fallaize CJ, Barber S, Jackson RM, Theobald DL Bayesian alignment of similarity shapes Annals of Applied Statistics, 7, 989-1009, 2013
DOI:10.1214/12-AOAS615
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Olsson S, Frellsen J, Boomsma W, Mardia KV, Hamelryck T Inference of structure ensembles of flexible biomolecules from sparse, averaged data. PLoS One, 8, e79439, 2013
DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0079439
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Mardia KV Statistical approaches to three key challenges in protein structural bioinformatics Journal of the Royal Statistical Society. Series C: Applied Statistics, 2013
DOI:10.1111/rssc.12003
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Mardia KV, Fallaize CJ, Green PJ, Barber S Bayesian protein sequence and structure alignment Journal of the American Statistical Association, 2013

Mardia KV Statistical challenges in structural protein bioinformatics Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series C: Applied Statistics, 2013

Mardia KV, Petty EM, Taylor CC Matching markers and unlabelled configurations in protein gels Annals of Applied Statistics, 6, 853-869, 2013

Taylor CC, Mardia KV, Di Marzio M, Panzera A Validating protein structure using kernel density estimates Journal of Applied Statistics, 39, 2379-2388, 2012
DOI:10.1080/02664763.2012.710898
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Mardia KV, Kent JT, Zhang Z, Taylor CC, Hamelryck T Mixtures of concentrated multivariate sine distributions with applications to bioinformatics Journal of Applied Statistics, 39, 2475-2492, 2012
DOI:10.1080/02664763.2012.719221
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Hamelryck T; Mardia K; Ferkinghoff-Borg J Bayesian Methods in Structural Bioinformatics. Springer 2012
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Kent JT, Mardia KV A geometric approach to projective geometry and the cross-ratio Biometrika, 99, 833-849, 2012

Cooper SB, Mardia K Alan Turing and Enigmatic Statistics Bulletin of the Brasilian Section of the International Society for Bayesian Analysis, 5, 2-7, 2012

Mardia KV, Nyirongo VB, Fallaize CJ, Barber S, Jackson RM Hierarchical bayesian modeling of pharmacophores in bioinformatics. Biometrics, 67, 611-619, 2011
DOI:10.1111/j.1541-0420.2010.01460.x
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Hommola K, Gilks WR, Mardia KV Log-linear modelling of protein dipeptide structure reveals interesting patterns of side-chain-backbone interactions. Stat Appl Genet Mol Biol, 10, Article-8, 2011
DOI:10.2202/1544-6115.1579
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Mardia KV Bayesian analysis for bivariate von Mises distributions J APPL STAT, 37, 515-528, 2010
DOI:10.1080/02664760903551267

Mardia KV, Kent JT, Hughes G, Taylor CC Maximum likelihood estimation using composite likelihoods for closed exponential families BIOMETRIKA, 96, 975-982, 2009
DOI:10.1093/biomet/asp056

Dowd PA, Martin JA, Xu C, Fowell RJ, Mardia KV A three-dimensional fracture network dataset for a block of granite INT J ROCK MECH MIN, 46, 811-818, 2009
DOI:10.1016/j.ijrmms.2009.02.001

Pardo-Iguzquiza E, Mardia KV, Chica-Olmo M MLMATERN: A computer program for maximum likelihood inference with the spatial Matern covariance model COMPUT GEOSCI-UK, 35, 1139-1150, 2009
DOI:10.1016/j.cageo.2008.09.009

Frellsen J, Moltke I, Thiim M, Mardia KV, Ferkinghoff-Borg J, Hamelryck T A probabilistic model of RNA conformational space. PLoS Comput Biol, 5, e1000406, 2009
DOI:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1000406
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Mardia KV Jacobians Under Constraints and Statistical BioinformaticsADVANCES IN MULTIVARIATE STATISTICAL METHODS, 73-78 2009

Mardia KV, Nyirongo VB Simulating Virtual Protein C-alpha Traces with Applications J COMPUT BIOL, 15, 1209-1220, 2008
DOI:10.1089/cmb.2007.0092

Boomsma W, Mardia KV, Taylor CC, Ferkinghoff-Borg J, Krogh A, Hamelryck T A generative, probabilistic model of local protein structure P NATL ACAD SCI USA, 105, 8932-8937, 2008
DOI:10.1073/pnas.0801715105

Mardia KV, Hughes G, Taylor CC, Singh H A multivariate von Mises distribution with applications to bioinformatics CANADIAN JOURNAL OF STATISTICS-REVUE CANADIENNE DE STATISTIQUE, 36, 99-109, 2008

Mardia KV Gait-based human recognition by classification of cyclostationary processes on nonlinear shape manifolds - Comment J AM STAT ASSOC, 102, 1124-1125, 2007
DOI:10.1198/016214507000001210

Davies JR, Jackson RM, Mardia KV, Taylor CC The Poisson Index: a new probabilistic model for protein ligand binding site similarity. Bioinformatics, 23, 3001-3008, 2007
DOI:10.1093/bioinformatics/btm470
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Dowd PA, Xu CS, Mardia KV, Fowell RJ A comparison of methods for the stochastic simulation of rock fractures MATH GEOL, 39, 697-714, 2007
DOI:10.1007/s11004-007-9116-6

Mardia KV, Nyirongo VB, Green PJ, Gold ND, Westhead DR Bayesian refinement of protein functional site matching. BMC Bioinformatics, 8, 257, 2007
DOI:10.1186/1471-2105-8-257
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Mardia KV; Petty EM; Taylor CC Using EM to Superimpose 2D Images of Polyacrylamide GelsSystems Biology&Statistical Bioinformatics, pp.121 2007

Barber S; Baxter PD; Mardia KV Systems Biology and Statistical Bioinformatics. Leeds University Press 2007

Mardia KV On Some Recent Advancements in Applied Shape Analysis and Directional Statistics In Systems Biology&Statistical Bioinformatics, 9-17, 2007

Mardia KV, Taylor CC, Subramaniam GK Protein bioinformatics and mixtures of bivariate von Mises distributions for angular data BIOMETRICS, 63, 505-512, 2007
DOI:10.1111/j.1541-0420.2006.00682.x

Xu C, Dowd PA, Mardia KV, Fowell RJ Comparisons of stochastic rock fracture simulations Mathematical Geology, 2007

Mardia KV, Nyirongo VB, Walder AN, Xu C, Dowd PA, Fowell RJ, Kent JT Markov chain Monte Carlo implementation of rock fracture modelling MATH GEOL, 39, 355-381, 2007
DOI:10.1007/s11004-007-9099-3

Lasinio G, Sahu SK, Mardia KV Modeling Rainfall Data Using a Bayesian Kriged-Kalman Model In Bayesian Statistics and its Applications, 301-318, 2007

Xu C, Dowd PA, Mardia KV, Fowell RJ, Taylor CC Simulating correlated marked point processes. Journal of Applied Statistics, 2007

Mardia KV, Nyirongo V, Walder LN, Xu C, Dowd PA, Fowell RJ MCMC Implementation of Rock Fracture Modelling Mathematical Geology, 39, 335-381, 2007

Kent JT, Mardia KV, Taylor CC Bioinformatics and the Problem of Matching Unlabelled Configurations Royal Statistical Society. Journal. Series B: Methodological, 2007

Mardia KV Should geostatisties be model-based?12th Conference of the International-Association-for-Mathematical-Geology, 4-9 2007
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Davies JR, Jackson RM, Taylor CC, Mardia KV A Statistical Model for Measuring Binding Site Similarity Bioinformatics, 2007

Mardia KV, Walder AN, Xu C, Dowd PA, Fowell RJ, Nyirongo V, Kent JT A line finding assignment problem and rock fracture modelling In Bayesian Statistics and Its Applications, 2007

Mardia KV Why Statistical Shape Analysis is Pivotal to the Modern Pattern Recognition6th International Conference on Advances in Pattern Recognition, 3-11 2007

Xu C, Dowd PA, Mardia KV, Fowell RJ A flexible true plurigaussian code for spatial facies simulations Computers and Geosciences, 32, 1629-1645, 2006
DOI:10.1016/j.cageo.2006.03.002

Micheas AC, Dey DK, Mardia KV Complex elliptical distributions with application to shape analysis J STAT PLAN INFER, 136, 2961-2982, 2006
DOI:10.1016/j.jspi.2005.01.002

Petty EM, Mardia KV, Taylor CC, Chaudhry Q Matching Pesticides to Proteins to Predict Toxicity In Interdisciplinary Statistics and Bioinformatics, 150-153, 2006

Mardia KV What is Statistical Bioinformatics? In Interdisciplinary Statistics and Bioinformatics, 17-24, 2006

Xu C, Dowd PA, Mardia KV, Fowell RJ A Connectivity Index for Discrete Fracture Networks Mathematical Geology, 38, 611-634, 2006
DOI:10.1007/s11004-006-9029-9
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Mardia KV LASR Workshop's Silver Anniversary and Beyond In Interdisciplinary Statistics and Bioinformatics, 9-15, 2006

Boomsma W, Kent JT, Mardia KV, Taylor CC, Hamelryck T Graphical Models and Directional Statistics Capture Protein Structure In Interdisciplinary Statistics and Bioinformatics, 91-94, 2006

Hughes G, Mardia KV, Taylor CC Modeling Protein Folds with a Trivariate von Mises Distribution In Interdisciplinary Statistics and Bioinformatics, 120-123, 2006

Davies JR, Jackson RM, Mardia KV, Taylor CC Statistical Comparison of Protein Binding Sites In Interdisciplinary Statistics and Bioinformatics, 114-115, 2006

Kent JT, Mardia KV A New Representation for Projective Shape In Interdisciplinary Statistics and Bioinformatics, 75-78, 2006

Kent JT, Mardia KV, McDonnell P The complex Bingham quartic distribution and shape analysis J ROY STAT SOC B, 68, 747-765, 2006

Quinn L, Mobbs SD, Mardia KV, Vosper SB High resolution data assimilation: Falklands islands Hrvatski Meteoroloski Casopis, 235, 2005
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Mardia KV, Patrangenaru V Directions and projective shapes Annals of Statistics, 33, 1666-1699, 2005
DOI:10.1214/009053605000000273
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Nyirongo V, Mardia KV, Westhead DR EM algorithm, bayesian and distance approaches to matching functional sites In Quantitative Biology, Shape Analysis, and Wavelets, 155-156, 2005

Mardia KV A vision of statistical bioinformatics In Quantitative Biology, Shape Analysis, and Wavelets, 9-20, 2005

Xu C, Dowd PA, Mardia KV, Fowell RJ, Taylor CC Inference for marked point processes In Quantitative Biology, Shape Analysis and Wavelets, 172-174, 2005

Green PJ, Mardia KV Matching and alignment in protein bioinformatics, using Bayesian hierarchical models In Quantitative Biology, Shape Analysis, and Wavelets, pp.29, 2005

Mardia KV, Patrangenaru V, Sugathadasa S Protein gels matching In Quantitative Biology, Shape Analysis, and Wavelets, 163-165, 2005

Hughes G, Mardia KV, Taylor CC Circular time series with application to protein conformations In Quantitative Biology, Shape Analysis, and Wavelets, 146-149, 2005

Mardia KV, Walder AN, Xu C, Dowd PA, Fowell RJ, Nyirongo V, Kent JT MCMC implementation of rock fracture modelling In Quantitative Biology, Shape Analysis, and Wavelets, 166-167, 2005

Quinn L, Mardia KV, Mobbs SD, Vosper SB Statistical analysis for high resolution data assimilation In Quantitative Biology, Shape Analysis, and Wavelets, 159-162, 2005

Mardia KV, Bookstein FL, Moreton IJ Statistical assessment of bilateral symmetry of shapes (vol 87, pg 285, 2000) BIOMETRIKA, 92, 249-250, 2005

Kent JT, Mardia KV Shape, procrustes tangent projections and bilateral symmetry (vol 88, pg 469, 2001) BIOMETRIKA, 92, 249-249, 2005

Mardia KV, Bookstein FL, Moreton IJ Statistical assessment of bilateral symmetry of shapes Biometrika, 92, 249-250, 2005

Kent JT, Mardia KV Amendments and Corrections: Shape, procrustes tangent projections and bilateral symmetry Biometrika, 92, 249, 2005

Sahu SK; Mardia KV Recent trends in modelling spatio-temporal dataProceeding of the Italian Statistical Society, CLEUP scarl, Padova, 69-83 2005

Barber S; Baxter PD; Mardia KV; Walls RE Quantitative Biology, Shape Analysis, and Wavelets. Leeds University Press 2005

Sahu SK, Mardia KV A Bayesian kriged Kalman model for short-term forecasting of air pollution levels J ROY STAT SOC C-APP, 54, 223-244, 2005

Sahu SK, Lasinio G, Orasi A, Mardia KV A Comparison of Spatio-Temporal Bayesian Models for Reconstruction of Rainfall Fields in a Cloud Seeding Experiment Journal of Mathematics and Statistics, 1, 273-281, 2005

Mardia KV, Gilks W Meeting the statistical needs of 21st century science Significance, 2, 162-165, 2005
DOI:10.1111/j.1740-9713.2005.00129.x

Fontanella L; Ippoliti L; Mardia KV Exploring spatio-temporal variability by eigen-decomposition techniquesProceeding of the Italian Statistical Society, CLEUP scarl, Padova, 85-96 2005

Derado G, Mardia KV, Patrangenaru V, Thompson HW A Shape-based Glaucoma Index for Tomographic Images Journal of Applied Statistics, 31, 1241-1248, 2004
DOI:10.1080/0266476042000285486
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Smith RL, Heggernam JE, Tawn JA, Coles S, Ferro C, Butler A, Anderson C, Sahu SK, Mardia KV, Dupuis DJ, Drees H, Atkinson AC, Beirlant J, Goegebeur Y, Boldi MO, Davison AC, Chatfield C, Ledford A, Peng L, Qi Y, Segers J Discussion on the paper by Heffernan and Tawn Journal of the Royal Statistical Society. Series B: Statistical Methodology, 66, 530-546, 2004
DOI:10.1111/j.1467-9868.2004.2050b.x

Mardia KV LASR workshops and emerging methodologies In Bioinformatics, Images, and Wavelets, 7-15, 2004

Kent JT, Mardia KV, Taylor CC Matching problems for unlabelled configurations In Bioinformatics, Images, and Wavelets, 33-36, 2004

Quinn L, Mobbs SD, Mardia KV, Vosper SB Spatiotemporal analysis of airflow over hills In Bioinformatics, Images, and Wavelets, 143-145, 2004

Alhajraf A, Mardia KV Bayesian kriged Kalman filter model assessment using cross-validation In Bioinformatics, Images, and Wavelets, pp.115, 2004

Mardia KV, Taylor CC, Subramaniam M EM algorithm for bivariate circular distribution In Bioinformatics, Images, and Wavelets, 146-154, 2004

Matin MA, Mardia KV, Taylor CC Support vector machines-type procedure through kriging In Bioinformatics, Images, and Wavelets, 138-140, 2004

Mardia KV, Kirkbride J, Bookstein FL Statistics of shape, direction and cylindrical variables J APPL STAT, 31, 465-479, 2004
DOI:10.1080/02664760410001681756

Aykroyd RG; Barber S; Mardia KV Bioinformatics, Images, and Wavelets. Leeds University Press 2004

Smith RL, Coles S, Ferro C, Butler A, Anderson M, Sahu SK, Mardia KV, Dupuis DJ, Drees H, Atkinson AC, Beirlant J, Goegebeur Y, Boldi MO, Davison AC, Chatfield C, Ledford A, Peng L, Qi Y, Segers J A conditional approach for multivariate extreme values - Discussion on the paper by Heffernan and Tawn J ROY STAT SOC B, 66, 530-546, 2004

Mardia KV Past revolutions and future prospects in science and statisticsProceedings of the International Sri Lankan Statistical Conference: Visions of Futuristic Methodologies, 17-34 2004

Xu C; Dowd PA; Mardia KV; Fowell RJ Stochastic approaches to fracture modellingAnnual Conference of the International Association for Mathematical Geology 2003

Alhajraf A, Mardia KV, Sahu SK A BUGS implementation of a kriged kalman filter model In Stochastic geometry, biological structure and images, pp.131, 2003

Aykroyd RG, Mardia KV A wavelet approach to shape analysis for spinal curves J APPL STAT, 30, 605-623, 2003
DOI:10.1080/0266476032000053718

Mardia KV, Taylor CC, Subramaniam M Applications of circular distributions to conformational angles in proteins In Stochastic geometry, biological structure and images, 149-152, 2003

Kent JT, Mardia KV, Taylor CC Matching unlabelled configurations using the EM algorithm In Proceedings in Stochastic Geometry, Biological Structure and Images, 19-21, 2003

Xu C, Dowd PA, Mardia KV, Fowell RJ Parametric intensity estimation for stochastic fracture modelling In Stochastic geometry, biological structure and images, 63-70, 2003

Mardia KV, Taylor CC, Westhead DR Structural bioinformatics revisited In Stochastic geometry, biological structure and images, 11-18, 2003

Mardia KV, Nyirongo V Procrustes statistics for unlabelled points and applications In Bioinformatics, Images, and Wavelets, pp.137, 2003

Patrangenaru V, Mardia KV Affine shape analysis and image analysis In Stochastic geometry, biological structure and images, 57-62, 2003

Bookstein FL, Mardia KV The five components of directional asymmetry In Stochastic geometry, biological structure and images, 35-40, 2003

Aykroyd RG; Mardia KV; Langdon MJ Stochastic Geometry, Biological Structure and Images. Leeds University Press 2003

Mardia KV, Nyirongo V, Westhead DR Protein matching using amino acids information In Stochastic geometry, biological structure and images, pp.147, 2003

Mardia KV; Patrangenaru V; Derado G; Patrangenaru VP Reconstruction of planar scenes from multiple views using affine and projective shape manifoldsPROCEEDINGS OF THE 2003 IEEE WORKSHOP ON STATISTICAL SIGNAL PROCESSING, 298-301 2003

Xu C, Dowd PA, Mardia KV, Fowell RJ Parametric point intensity estimation for stochastic fracture modelling In LUMA: University of Leeds Mining Association, 85-93, 2003
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Downs TD, Mardia KV Circular regression BIOMETRIKA, 89, 683-697, 2002

Patrangenaru V, Mardia KV A bootstrap approach to Pluto's origin Journal of Applied Statistics, 29, 935-943, 2002
DOI:10.1080/02664760220136230

Mardia KV, Mcdonnell P, Linney A Image averaging and discrimination In Statistics of large datasets - functional and image data, bioinformatics and data mining, 67-70, 2002

Kent JT, Mardia KV Functional data analysis for spatio-temporal data In Statistics of large datasets - functional and image data, bioinformatics and data mining, pp.89, 2002

Mardia KV, Westhead DR New major challenges in bioinformatics In Statistics of large datasets - functional and image data, bioinformatics and data mining, 9-15, 2002

Aykroyd RG; Mardia KV; Mcdonnell P Statistics of large datasets - functional and image data, bioinformatics and data mining. Leeds University Press 2002

Mardia KV, Taylor CC, Subramaniam M Speech recognition and cepstral coefficients In Statistics of large datasets - functional and image data, bioinformatics and data mining, 77-84, 2002

Duta N, Jain AK, Mardia KV Matching of palmprints Pattern Recognition Letters, 23, 477-485, 2002
DOI:10.1016/S0167-8655(01)00179-9

Kent JT, Mardia KV Modelling strategies for spatial-temporal data In Spatial Cluster Modelling, 213-226, 2002

Mardia KV Why is directional statistics pivotal to geosciences? (opening address)8th Annual Conference IAMG Proceedings, 41-47 2002

Demchuk E, Hnizo V, Mardia KV, Singh H Statistics and molecular structure of biological macromolecules In Functional and Spatial Data Analysis, 9-14, 2001

Kent JT, Mardia KV Shape, Procrustes tangent projections and bilateral symmetry Biometrika, 88, 469-485, 2001
DOI:10.1093/biomet/88.2.469

Glasbey C, Mardia KV A penalized likelihood approach to image warping Royal Statistical Society. Journal. Series B: Methodological, 63, pp.465–492, 2001
DOI:10.1111/1467-9868.00295

Mardia KV Pattern recognition from classical to modern approaches In Shape in Images (Indian Statistical Institute, Calcutta), 147-167, 2001

Kent JT, Mardia KV, Aykroyd RG, Morris RJ Functional models of growth for landmark data In Proceedings in Functional and Spatial Data Analysis, 109-115, 2001

Mardia KV A synthesis of space-time modellingSpatial Modelling Theme Conference of the Royal Statistical Society, University of Glasgow, pp.18 2001

Mardia KV, Bookstein FL, Moreton I Statistical assessment of bilateral symmetry of shapes Biometrika, 87, 285-300, 2000
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Goodall C, Mardia KV Projective Shape Analysis Journal of Computational and Graphical Statistics, 8, 143-168, 1999
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Mardia KV, Walder AN, Berry E, Sharples D, Millner PA, Dickson RA Assessing spinal shape Journal of Applied Statistics, 26, 735-745, 1999

Mardia KV, Goodall C, Redfern EJ, Alonso FJ The Kriged Kalman filter TEST, 7, 217-285, 1998
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Dryden IL; Mardia KV Statistical Shape Analysis. John Wiley, Chichester 1998
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Walder AN, Berry E, Millner PA, Mardia KV, Dickson RA A novel three-dimensional measure of scoliosis (Abstract) Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery: British Volume, 79B, pp.112, 1997

Kent JT, Mardia KV Consistency of Procrustes estimators Royal Statistical Society. Journal. Series B: Methodological, 59, 281-290, 1997
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Mardia KV, Baczkowski AJ, Feng X, Hainsworth TJ Statistical methods of automatic interpretation of digitally scanned finger prints Pattern Recognition Letters, 18, 1197-1203, 1997

Hurn MA, Mardia KV, Hainsworth TJ, Kirkbride J, Berry E Bayesian fused classification of medical images IEEE Transactions on Medical Imaging, 15, 850-858, 1996