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Big day for big data: the Alan Turing Institute

Published: Monday, 2 February 2015 Tags: Analysis Applied Mathematics Computational Mathematics Topology Operational Research Optimization Stochastic Analysis Statistics

The School of Mathematics will join with computer scientists at Edinburgh University, as well as partners at 4 other major UK universities (Cambridge, Oxford, UCL and Warwick) in realising the vision of the Alan Turing Institute as the UK's hub for new research in data science.

MIGSAA Graduate School Launch

Published: Monday, 2 February 2015 Tags: Graduate School

On Wednesday 25th February, the official launch of the EPSRC/SFC Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT), the Maxwell Institute Graduate School in Mathematical Analysis and its Applications (MIGSAA) will take place here in Edinburgh.

New BSc in Mathematics and Biology

Published: Monday, 22 December 2014 Tags: applicants undergraduate

The School of Mathematics is launching a new BSc degree in Mathematics and Biology for entry from 2015.

MIGSAA Open Day, Friday 9 January 2015

Published: Monday, 22 December 2014 Tags: Analysis applicants Graduate School

The Maxwell Institute Graduate School in Analysis and its Applications (MIGSAA) is holding an Open Day on Friday 9 January 2015, to give an opportunity for prospective students to meet staff and potential PhD supervisors at MIGSAA and to find out more about the School's areas of research.

School of Mathematics Celebrates REF2014 results

Published: Thursday, 18 December 2014 Tags:

The Maxwell Institute for Mathematical Sciences, a research partnership between the Universities of Edinburgh and Heriot-Watt, is celebrating the results of the Research Excellence Framework (REF2014). These rank ...

Grant success: James Maddison

Published: Wednesday, 17 December 2014 Tags: Computational Mathematics funding award

Congratulations to James Maddison, in collaboration with Patrick Farrell (University of Oxford), for their successful eCSE application: Parallel supermeshing for multimesh modelling. This project will also involve one researcher ...

ERC Starting Grant Success: Tadahiro Oh

Published: Wednesday, 17 December 2014 Tags: Analysis Fellowship

Congratulations to Tadahiro Oh who has been awarded a five year ERC Starting Grant.  13 grants were awarded by the Mathematics Panel across the whole of Europe and there was only one other grant awarded in the UK. Hiro will ...

"The Beauty of Mathematics" Lecture by Sir Michael Atiyah

Published: Monday, 17 November 2014 Tags:

A capacity crowd of 350 students filled the Swann Lecture Theatre on 6th November, 2014 to attend a lecture by Sir Michael Atiyah on "The Beauty of Mathematics".

Applications sought for senior academic appointments in technology enhanced science education

Published: Monday, 10 November 2014 Tags: jobs

The University Of Edinburgh, College of Science & Engineering, is one of the largest science and engineering groupings in the UK. The College supports excellence in Teaching and Research and was ranked 17th globally ...

Five Postdoctoral positions available

Published: Wednesday, 5 November 2014 Tags: jobs

We are currently advertising five postdoctoral research positions

Postdoctoral Researcher in Pure Mathematics to work with Sue Sierra on noncommutative ring theory and associated areas. Postdoctoral Researcher in Representation ...