Sir David Spiegelhalter has been Winton Professor of the Public Understanding of Risk at the University of Cambridge since October 2007. He divides his work between the Statistical Laboratory and the Medical Research Council Biostatistics Unit. Spiegelhalter is an ISI highly cited researcher.
Interviews with David Spiegelhalter
Interviews where books by David Spiegelhalter were recommended
The Art of Statistics: Learning from Data
by David Spiegelhalter
Do Dice Play God?: The Mathematics of Uncertainty
by Ian Stewart
Humble Pi: A Comedy of Maths Errors
by Matt Parker
Infinite Powers: The Story of Calculus
by Steven Strogatz
The Creativity Code: Art and Innovation in the Age of AI
by Marcus du Sautoy
As math becomes increasingly important in our daily lives, eminent mathematicians and statisticians have stepped up to the plate, writing books that are engaging for non-experts—and sometimes even funny. Kit Yates, a mathematical biologist and author of The Math of Life and Death, recommends the best math books of 2019.