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Filming begins for School's first MOOC

Published: Thursday, 21 July 2016 Tags: Statistics outreach

Filming has begun for the School of Mathematics' first Massive Open Online Course.

London Mathematical Society Whitehead Prize for Dr. Arend Bayer

Published: Thursday, 7 July 2016 Tags: Geometry

The LMS has awarded Dr. Arend Bayer a Whitehead Prize

School of Mathematics Honours Prizes 2015-2016

Published: Tuesday, 7 June 2016 Tags: undergraduate

Twelve prizes were awarded at the end of the academic year 2015-2016.

First Edinburgh Maths Circle a Success

Published: Thursday, 2 June 2016 Tags: outreach

The first Edinburgh Maths Circle, organised by the Maths Outreach team, was a great success with over 250 visitors.

BBSRC Grant Success: Tom Leinster

Published: Friday, 20 May 2016 Tags: funding award

Congratulations to Tom Leinster who has been awarded a BBSRC FLIP award entitled 'Mathematical Theory and Biological Applications of Diversity'

Prof. Andrew Blake visits School: XBox 360 Kinect / Whittaker Colloquium

Published: Friday, 20 May 2016 Tags:

Prof. Andrew Blake (Founding Director of Alan Turing Institute) will visit the School of Mathematics on Friday, 27th May.

New papers in top journals Duke & Inventiones by School members

Published: Friday, 6 May 2016 Tags: Algebra Geometry

Congratulations to Arend Bayer and Michael Wemyss for 3 papers accepted by the prestigious Duke Mathematical Journal and Inventiones Mathematicae!

Leverhulme Grant Success: Colin Aitken

Published: Wednesday, 4 May 2016 Tags: Statistics Fellowship funding award

Congratulations to Colin Aitken who has been awarded a Leverhulme Emeritus Fellowship entitled 'Statistics and the evaluation of evidence for forensic scientists'.

SIGEST award for Peter Richtarik and Olivier Fercoq

Published: Monday, 25 April 2016 Tags: Operational Research

Peter Richtarik, a Lecturer at the School of Mathematics, and his colleague and former postdoc Olivier Fercoq, now Assistant Professor at Telecom ParisTech, will receive the SIGEST Award of the Society for Industrial and Applied ...