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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.

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.