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Ph. D. Student Wins Prize for Talk

Published: Thursday, 21 February 2013 Tags: news_article

Eric Hall, a PhD student in Probability and Stochastic Analysis, received the prize for the best talk at the 6th Oxford University SIAM Student Chapter Conference on 15 February. The short talk, entitled Higher ...

Integrating twizzlers: new article published by student

Published: Friday, 15 February 2013 Tags: news_article

Former Edinburgh student Nick Edelen has just published a paper based on work that he did during a summer project at the end of his third year here.

Summer student publishes article

Published: Thursday, 24 January 2013 Tags: news_article

Erik Paemurru, a Year 3 undergraduate, has posted a 25-page paper on "Del Pezzo surfaces in weighted projective spaces" on the Arxiv yesterdayhttp://arxiv.org/abs/1301.5430 The paper grew out of a vacation project with ...

Student article features in actuary magazine

Published: Friday, 18 January 2013 Tags: news_article

Summer project student Ruth Penny has written an article about her work which was featured in The Actuary.

Young Researchers in Mathematics 2013 (17-20 June)

Published: Thursday, 6 December 2012 Tags: news_article

June 17-20: the University of Edinburgh will host the 2013 Young Researchers in Mathematics conference for UK-based mathematics graduate students and postdocs: http://www.maths.gla.ac.uk/YRM2013/Home.html The schedule is here. ...

5 Whittaker Research Fellowships

Published: Thursday, 6 December 2012 Tags: news_article

The School of Mathematics is currently advertising 5 Whittaker Research Fellowships. Closing date for applications: 22 January, 2013. More details on: https://www.vacancies.ed.ac.uk/pls/corehrrecruit/erq_jobspec_version_4.j ...

Lectureship in School of Mathematics

Published: Tuesday, 4 December 2012 Tags: news_article

The School of Mathematics invites applications from highly qualified candidates for a temporary 2.5-year lectureship in Operational Research. The position is available from 1 April 2013 or at another date by mutual agreement. ...

Path to success

Published: Wednesday, 28 November 2012 Tags: news_article

Three of our Year 4 undergraduate students, Maddie Bailey, Paul Horrocks and Greg Tyler, have been busy creating a valuable course-selection web-based tool for existing and prospective students. Path was launched recently - ...

Postgraduate wins prize for best talk

Published: Monday, 26 November 2012 Tags: news_article

Postgraduate student Marina Iliopoulou has won the prize for the best presentation at the 2012 Graduate Student Meeting of the London Mathematical Society.

Knot's Tale (Peter Guthrie Tait) : 2 Videos

Published: Friday, 23 November 2012 Tags: news_article

Julia Collins gave two versions of her talk A Knot's Tale about the 19th century mathematical physicist/knot theorist Peter Guthrie Tait : a topology seminar in Edinburgh on October 26 for a largely undergraduate audience, ...