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Ian Porteous (1930-2011)

Published: Sunday, 10 November 2013 Tags: news_article

Presentation to the School of Ian Porteous' undergraduate class medals.

Researchers win grants totalling over £1M

Published: Tuesday, 29 October 2013 Tags: news_article

Arend Bayer and Milena Hering have together been awarded more than £1 million in grants for their work in algebraic geometry.

University chosen to deliver prestigious Q-Step programme

Published: Thursday, 17 October 2013 Tags: news_article

The University of Edinburgh has been awarded £1.46 million to host ‘Q-Step’, a programme designed to promote a step-change in quantitative social science training.

Julian Hall wins award for best use of OR software

Published: Tuesday, 15 October 2013 Tags: news_article

Julian Hall has been awarded the 2013 COIN-OR cup which celebrates the best use of open-source software for OR.

Agata Smoktunowicz wins Chancellor's Award

Published: Friday, 11 October 2013 Tags: news_article

Agata Smoktunowicz has won the Chancellor's Award for research excellence, for her groundbreaking work in non-commutative algebra.

Public lecture series celebrating Maths for Planet Earth 2013

Published: Friday, 11 October 2013 Tags: news_article

This Autumn/Winter there will be a series of three public lectures by local mathematicians celebrating Maths for Planet Earth 2013.

Lectureships in Probability and/or Financial Mathematics

Published: Wednesday, 16 October 2013 Tags: news_article

Applications are invited for up to two permanent lectureships in Probability and/or in Financial Mathematics. We expect candidates to have either an established record of first-class research or to be able to demonstrate excellent ...

School wins Athena Swan award

Published: Friday, 27 September 2013 Tags: news_article

We are very proud to announce that the School of Mathematics has been awarded an Athena SWAN Bronze Award.

New appointments for 2013/14

Published: Tuesday, 30 July 2013 Tags: news_article

The School of Mathematics is pleased to welcome a number of new staff to the University.

Cancer research in the New York Times

Published: Tuesday, 2 July 2013 Tags: news_article

Mathematician and cancer researcher Tibor Antal has had his latest paper discussed in an article in the New York Times.