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Derek Arthur (1945 - 2010)

Published: Wednesday, 13 October 2010 Tags: news_article

Derek Arthur, a senior lecturer in the School of Mathematics for many years, has died at the age of 65.

School of Mathematics Outreach

Published: Friday, 1 October 2010 Tags: news_article

The School of Mathematics is actively involved in Outreach and Public Engagement work. Please see our new web pages for details.

Reality show meets scientists

Published: Saturday, 25 September 2010 Tags: news_article

Two scientists, including School of Mathematics postgraduate student Pamela Docherty, have met reality: see the article in the September 2010 issue of the EU:Sci Edinburgh University Science magazine.

Welcome to new academic staff members in 2010

Published: Tuesday, 20 July 2010 Tags: news_article

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SQA and A-level results 2010

Published: Tuesday, 20 July 2010 Tags: news_article

If you have been offered a place on one of our mathematics degrees but need to discuss this in light of your results you should contact our admissions officers in the College of Science & Engineering. Tel 0131 650 5737 email ...

2011 Whittaker Colloquium TOPOLOGY AND DATA Gunnar Carlsson

Published: Tuesday, 11 January 2011 Tags: news_article

The 2011 Whittaker Colloquium speaker was Professor Gunnar Carlsson of the Applied and Computational Algebraic Topology group at Stanford University who spoke on Monday,14th March on "Topology and Data"  Poster. ...

Heriot-Watt Honorary Degree for Professor Alastair Gillespie

Published: Monday, 5 July 2010 Tags: news_article

Congratulations to Professor Alastair Gillespie on the award on 24 June of an Honorary Doctorate of Science by Heriot-Watt University, The citation reads: Professor Alastair Gillespie, former Head of the School of Mathematics ...

Grande Medaille of the French Academie des Sciences

Published: Sunday, 27 June 2010 Tags: news_article

Congratulations to Sir Michael Atiyah on the award of the  Grande Medaille of the French Academie des Sciences on 22 June 2010. There is a picture of the medal here. Edinburgh Evening News (30.6.2010). University website ...

Graduation Ceremony, 29 June, 2010

Published: Tuesday, 29 June 2010 Tags: news_article

Congratulations to Professor Gavin Brown, who was awarded an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Science, and to the graduate and undergraduate students in the School of Mathematics who were awarded degrees at the ceremony in the ...

Julia Collins has the e^x factor

Published: Friday, 11 June 2010 Tags: news_article

Congratulations to Julia Collins on winning 1st place in the ex factor competition at How to Talk Maths in Public, an IMA Conference on Public Engagement held in Manchester, 8-9 June. How many mathematicians can you recognize ...