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QS World University Rankings by Subject 2015

Published: Thursday, 30 April 2015 Tags:

In the latest QS World University Rankings by Subject the School of Mathematics has been ranked 29th in the world.  We are now fourth in the UK (after Cambridge, Oxford and Imperial College). This is an improvement as from ...

Evenings of Enlightenment - new public lecture series

Published: Monday, 27 April 2015 Tags: Mathematical Physics outreach

A new cross-disciplinary lecture series called "Evenings of Enlightenment" celebrating the 2015 International Year of Light is about to begin!

Drugs and the Statistics group

Published: Friday, 24 April 2015 Tags: Statistics

Adjacent papers in a recent issue of JRSS C from two members of the Statistics research group.

Sustainability Awards - Bronze Winner

Published: Wednesday, 22 April 2015 Tags:

The School has been awarded a 2014 - 2015 Bronze Office Award from the Office of Social Responsibility and Sustainability.

The Sustainability Awards offer an opportunity for staff and students to make a difference and contribute ...

Statistical crime fighters: improving forensic science

Published: Friday, 17 April 2015 Tags: Statistics outreach

A version of a School of Mathematics REF impact case study by Prof Aitken accessible to the general public

The Queen's unexpected interest in maths

Published: Thursday, 16 April 2015 Tags: outreach

Sir Michael Atiyah OM, a member of the School, attended the Order of Merit lunch at Windsor Castle yesterday : number 14 in the photo. A Times editorial today noted the Queen's "unexpected interest in maths". Two of ...

University Teacher in Mathematics

Published: Tuesday, 5 May 2015 Tags: jobs

The School is seeking to appoint a University Teacher in Mathematics. This is a two year fixed term Teaching Fellowship style appointment, focussing mainly on teaching across a range of mathematical topics, but with opportunities ...

Two new appointments in the School

Published: Friday, 3 April 2015 Tags: jobs

We are pleased that Jonathan Gair will be hired jointly with BioSS. He has been working on the statistics and data analysis around the detection of gravitational waves. We are also pleased that Stuart King will be taking ...

MathSoc wins prize for Best Academic Society

Published: Tuesday, 21 April 2015 Tags: undergraduate

Congratulations to MathSoc who won the EUSA award for Best Academic Society last week.

Rubik's world record broken

Published: Wednesday, 25 March 2015 Tags:

A Rubik's cube world record has been broken at an event organised by the School of Mathematics.