Alessandro Barp

Former position

Enrichment Student

Cohort year


Partner Institution


Alessandro is a PhD student that studied math and physics in Warwick (focus on continuum and fluid mechanics) and theoretical physics and geometry in Cambridge. He is now working in the math department of Imperial (supervised by Prof Girolami) on information geometry and statistics.

Research interests

Alessandro works on sampling methods (mainly Hamiltonian Monte Carlo methods) as well as Information geometry. More generally he is interested in all applications of geometry (including functional analysis) in science.