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Tim Cannings has been awarded an EPSRC New Investigator award

Published: Wednesday, 10 March 2021 Tags: Statistics funding award

Tim Cannings has been awarded an EPSRC New Investigator award worth over £330,000. The project entitled "New Challenges in Robust Statistical Learning" focuses on developing new statistical methodology and theory ...

Lars Schewe and Miguel Anjos have been awarded a grant by National Grid to collaborate on a research project entitled "Optimal Outage Planning System"

Published: Wednesday, 10 March 2021 Tags: Operational Research Optimization

Lars Schewe and Miguel Anjos have been awarded a grant worth almost £350,000 by National Grid to collaborate on a research project entitled "Optimal Outage Planning System". The project will provide added value ...

Chancellor's Fellowship for Dr Sjoerd Beentjes

Published: Wednesday, 17 February 2021 Tags: Fellowship

More information: https://www.ed.ac.uk/news/2021/promising-research-talent-awarded-fellowships?dm_i=2MP0,1P8W8,9FZ917,5SXYF,1 Dr Sjoerd Beentjes was one of the researchers from the University of Edinburgh to receive a Chancellor's ...

Postdoctoral Fellowship at UCLA

Published: Thursday, 4 February 2021 Tags: Graduate School

We are pleased to announce that our Ph.D. student, Andreia Chapouto (MIGSAA under the supervision of Prof. Tadahiro Oh), has accepted a three-year Hedrick Assistant Adjunct Professorship at UCLA, USA. The maths department at UCLA ...

ICMS Awarded £5 Million

Published: Thursday, 21 January 2021 Tags: funding award

£5 Million Award The International Centre for Mathematical Sciences (ICMS), Edinburgh, has been awarded a £5 million grant to enhance the mathematical sciences community over the next five years. (Originally published ...

Tiffany Vlaar wins Best Student Paper Award at OPT 2020

Published: Tuesday, 12 January 2021 Tags: Optimization

School of Mathematics and MIGSAA PhD Student Tiffany Vlaar attended the OPT2020 (Optimization in Machine Learning) workshop in December 2020 which was held as part of the Neurips 2020 conference. Her presentation "Constraint-Based ...

Tim Adamo has been awarded a Leverhulme Trust research project grant entitled Twistors and Quantum Field Theory in Strong Backgrounds

Published: Tuesday, 5 January 2021 Tags: Mathematical Physics

Tim Adamo has been awarded a Leverhulme Trust research project grant entitled Twistors and Quantum Field Theory in Strong Backgrounds. The framework of quantum field theory (QFT) underpins the most rigorously-tested scientific ...

Agata Smoktunowicz has been awarded an EPSRC research grant entitled Quantum Integrability from Set Theoretic Yang-Baxter & Reflection Equations

Published: Tuesday, 5 January 2021 Tags: Algebra Mathematical Physics

Agata Smoktunowicz has been awarded an EPSRC research grant entitled Quantum Integrability from Set Theoretic Yang-Baxter & Reflection Equations. The grant, in collaboration with Anastasia Doikou and Robert Weston, Heriot-Watt ...

Kostas Zygalakis has been awarded an EPSRC research grant entitled Bayesian Computation for Low-Photon Imaging

Published: Tuesday, 5 January 2021 Tags: Statistics

Kostas Zygalakis has been awarded an EPSRC research grant entitled Bayesian Computation for Low-Photon Imaging. The grant, in collaboration with Marcelo Pereyra, Heriot-Watt University, focuses on CI methodology for quantum-enhanced ...

Tom Mackay has been awarded an EPSRC New Horizons grant entitled Exciting Voigt Surface Waves

Published: Tuesday, 5 January 2021 Tags:

Tom Mackay has been awarded an EPSRC New Horizons grant entitled Exciting Voigt Surface Waves. Electromagnetic surface waves propagate at the interface of two dissimilar partnering materials. Since the beginning of the twentieth ...