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Agata Smoktunowicz appointed as Emmy Noether Professor for 2011 at the University of Gottingen

Published: Monday, 30 May 2011 Tags: news_article

In honour of the great mathematician Emmy Noether the Faculty of Mathematics of the University of Göttingen has created a visiting professorship named after the scientist, who studied, taught und researched in Göttingen ...

Welcome to new staff in 2011 academic year

Published: Friday, 22 July 2011 Tags: news_article

The School of Mathematics welcomes a number of new appointments starting during the 2011 academic year. For biographies of new staff, please refer to the Appointments in 2011-2012 page.

Maxwell Colloquium: Felipe Cucker, On Smale's 17th Problem

Published: Wednesday, 11 May 2011 Tags: news_article

Professor Felipe Cucker will present a colloquium on Smale's 17th Problem on Friday 13 May 2011, at 16:10 in Lecture Theatre C of the James Clerk Maxwell Building. The colloquium will be followed by a wine reception. Smale's ...

Computational Complexity Challenges in Optimization

Published: Monday, 9 May 2011 Tags: news_article

Maxwell Institute Symposium and Colloquium, 12 - 13 May 2011. The Maxwell Institute for Mathematical Sciences has organised a symposium on topics relating to Computational Complexity Challenges in Optimization, followed by a ...

Jim Wright FRSE

Published: Thursday, 17 March 2011 Tags: news_article

Congratulations to Professor Jim Wright on his election to the Royal Society of Edinburgh!  


Published: Friday, 25 February 2011 Tags: news_article

The Edinburgh Science Festival (9-22 April) will feature 3 mathematics events 1. Winning Ways Discover how the mathematics of games can give you winning strategies for life. (For children). A team of undergraduate and postgraduate ...

Welcome to new staff in Semester 2

Published: Thursday, 24 February 2011 Tags: news_article

The School of Mathematics welcomes further new appointments during the 2010 academic year, with a number of new members of staff starting during Semester 2. For biographies of new staff, please refer to the Appointments in 2010-2011 ...

Here's looking at EwE

Published: Monday, 21 February 2011 Tags: news_article

Postgraduates and postdocs across Scotland got the chance to attend an innovative conference, Engaging with Engagement, on 17th February to learn methods of engaging people with their research.

University Scholarship Scheme for prospective PhD students

Published: Tuesday, 30 November 2010 Tags: news_article

The University is offering 120 scholarships for new Ph.D. students.The application page for Mathematics Ph.D.'s is here