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Whittaker Colloquium Prof. K. Moffatt (Cambridge) (video + slides)

Published: Monday, 16 October 2017 Tags: Applied Mathematics Topology

Prof. Keith Moffatt FRS, FRSE was an undergraduate student at Edinburgh 1953-1957, who subsequently was the Professor of Mathematical Physics at Cambridge, as well as Head of DAMTP and Director of the Newton Institute.

Grant Success: Ruth King and Vanda Carvalho

Published: Monday, 9 October 2017 Tags: Statistics funding award

Ruth King and Vanda Carvalho, with Tom Bird (Centre for Inflammation Research) have been awarded a CSO research grant Validating and Improving Serum Biomarkers for Liver Cancer Surveillance.

Undergraduate Prizes 2016-17

Published: Thursday, 28 September 2017 Tags: undergraduate

One of the most pleasurable tasks of the Board of Examiners of the School of Mathematics is the award of prizes to those undergraduate students who have distinguished themselves by their academic performance.

Grant Success: Iain Gordon

Published: Wednesday, 27 September 2017 Tags: Algebra Geometry funding award

Congratulations to Iain Gordon who has been awarded an EPSRC network grant.

Forensic Statistics and Edinburgh

Published: Friday, 15 September 2017 Tags: Statistics

The 10th International Conference on Forensic Inference and Statistics was held in Minneapolis on September 6th to 8th, 2017. Colin Aitken, Amy Wilson and Ya-ting (Sabrina) Chang from the School of Mathematics attended. All gave ...

Prof Ruth King as guest editor of the special issue of the Journal of Agricultural, Biological and Environmental Statistics

Published: Tuesday, 5 September 2017 Tags: Statistics international

Professor Ruth King was a guest editor, with Mevin Hooten (U.S. Geological Survey and Colorado State University) and Roland Langrock (Bielefeld University) of the special issue of the Journal of Agricultural, Biological, and Environmental ...

Sailing Success for Undergraduate Student

Published: Wednesday, 16 August 2017 Tags: undergraduate

Last month 2nd year Mathematics student Clementine Thompson won bronze at the European U21 Laser Championships in Douarnenez, France, making her the first British woman to have won a medal at a U21 competition.

Grant Success: Lyuba Chumakova

Published: Friday, 11 August 2017 Tags: Applied Mathematics funding award

Congratulations to Lyuba Chumakova who has been awarded a grant by the Leverhulme Trust.

Grant Success: Jacques Vanneste

Published: Friday, 11 August 2017 Tags: Applied Mathematics funding award

Congratulations to Jacques Vanneste who has been awarded a NERC research grant.

Grant Success: Sir Michael Atiyah

Published: Friday, 11 August 2017 Tags: Geometry funding award

Congratulations to Sir Michael Atiyah who has been awarded a Leverhulme Emeritus Fellowship.