Emmanuel Sirimal Silva


  • 70 Cowcaddens Road, Glasgow Caledonian University

    G4 0BA Glasgow

    United Kingdom

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Research interests

As an Applied Statistician, Emmanuel’s core research interests are in time series analysis and forecasting with Singular Spectrum Analysis (including signal extraction and denoising) and the application of statistical data analysis to uncover relationships and insights within various fields in collaboration with experts in tourism, economics, psychology and marketing to fashion, technology, and genetics (to name a few).

External grants / projects

Emmanuel was a co-investigator for the project "Managing transition in the UK fashion sector" which was funded by AHRC Creative Industries Policy and Evidence Centre led by Nesta. As part of this funding, he co-authored the discussion paper titled "Fashion MSMEs confronting Covid-19, Climate Change and Brexit."

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
  • SDG 7 - Affordable and Clean Energy
  • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
  • SDG 9 - Industry, Innovation, and Infrastructure
  • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
  • SDG 12 - Responsible Consumption and Production
  • SDG 13 - Climate Action
  • SDG 15 - Life on Land
  • SDG 16 - Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions

Education/Academic qualification

PG Cert Academic Practice in Art, Design and Communication, University of the Arts London


Award Date: 31 Jul 2018

PhD Statistics, Theoretical advancements and applications in singular spectrum analysis. , Bournemouth University


Award Date: 23 Mar 2016

MSc Risk Management, University of Southampton


Award Date: 30 Sept 2012

BSc (Hons) Economics and Actuarial Science, University of Southampton


Award Date: 29 Jul 2011

External positions

PhD Supervisor, University of the Arts London

1 Jun 2023 → …


  • Applied Statistics
  • Tourism
  • Econometrics
  • Longitudinal Data Analysis and Time Series
  • Macroeconomics


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