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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.

Success for PhD student in numerical analysis prize

Published: Wednesday, 26 June 2013 Tags: news_article

Congratulations go to PhD student Martin Takáč for winning second prize in the IMA Leslie Fox prize in numerical analysis.

Young Researchers in Mathematics 2013

Published: Thursday, 13 June 2013 Tags:

The University of Edinburgh will host the 2013 Young Researchers in Mathematics Monday 17 June - Thursday 20 June, with a packed schedule. This is the 5th annual conference for UK-based graduate students and postdocs, with some ...


Published: Wednesday, 5 June 2013 Tags: news_article

Napier Medal and Gangadhar Balwant Gadgil Prize Francesca Gandini William and Isabella Dick Honours Prize Marcel Fenzl Edward Cumberlege William and Isabella Dick Honours Project Prize Thomas Mark Bridge James Ward Prize Agne ...

Science festival success!

Published: Thursday, 23 May 2013 Tags: news_article

Our exhibit at the Edinburgh International Science Festival has been voted one of the best out of the University's activities.

Funding grant successes

Published: Wednesday, 8 May 2013 Tags: news_article

Congratulations are due to Agata Smoktunowicz, Michael Wemyss, Aram Karakhanyan and Peter Richtarik for winning prestigious research grant.

Maths/Art project is blogged on AMS site

Published: Wednesday, 8 May 2013 Tags: news_article

A maths/art project designed by the School of Mathematics Engagement Officer Julia Collins and artist Madeleine Shepherd has now made its way across the Atlantic ocean.

The Michael and Lily Atiyah Portrait Gallery

Published: Monday, 22 April 2013 Tags: news_article

The Michael and Lily Atiyah Portrait Gallery opened on the 3rd floor of the James Clerk Maxwell Building on Monday 22nd April 2013, the 84th birthday of Sir Michael Atiyah.

Chancellor's Fellowships

Published: Friday, 22 March 2013 Tags: news_article

Chancellor's Fellowship (five positions) [tenure-track posts at Lecturer or Reader level]. Applications are invited for up to five Chancellor's Fellowship posts in Mathematics. Each Fellowship provides a research-focused ...

Martin Takac is a finalist in the 16th IMA Leslie Fox Prize competition

Published: Tuesday, 5 March 2013 Tags: news_article

Congratulations to Martin Takac for becoming a finalist in the 16th IMA Leslie Fox Prize competition.

This is an international competition of original research papers in numerical analysis, held bi-annually since 1985.

Past ...