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## Leverhulme Visiting Professorship for University of Cyprus' Nikolaos Tziolas

Nikolaos Tziolas from the University of Cyprus has been awarded a Leverhulme Visiting Professorship in order to spend six months in the School collaborating with Ivan Cheltsov on algebraic varieties which are geometric shapes ...

## Nick Sheridan named as a Simons Investigator in Mathematics

Nick Sheridan has been named as a Simons Investigator in Mathematics. Nick's work centres around Kontsevish's homological mirror symmetry conjecture, which posits a deep relationship between symplectic topology and algebraic ...

## Tudor Dimofte awarded EPSRC Fellowship

Tudor Dimofte has been awarded an EPSRC Open Fellowship entitled "3d N=4 TQFT's". The fellowship, worth over £1million, lies at the interface of pure mathematics (algebra, geometry and topology) and theoretical ...

## Jeff Hicks has received an EPSRC postdoctoral fellowship

Jeff Hicks has received an EPSRC postdoctoral fellowship entitled "Lagrangians from Algebra and Combinatorics".

## Dr. John Pearson provided a plenary talk at the 26th SIAM UKIE Annual Meeting

Dr. John Pearson provided a plenary talk at the 26th SIAM UKIE Annual Meeting, titled "Numerical Methods and Linear Algebra for PDE-Constrained Optimization Problems". The event, ran by Trinity College Dublin, was held ...

## Ben Davison has been awarded the Sir Edmund Whittaker Prize by the Edinburgh Mathematical Society

Ben Davison has been awarded the Sir Edmund Whittaker Prize by the Edinburgh Mathematical Society in recognition of his outstanding research achievements in the fields of enumerative counting invariant in algebraic geometry and ...

## Milena Hering awarded EPSRC Early Career Fellowship

Milena Hering has been awarded an EPSRC Early Career Fellowship worth over £1million. The grant entitled "Toric vector bundles: Stability, Cohomology and Applications" will study vector bundles on a class of varieties ...

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

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 ...

## Academic Interview - Iain Gordon

Becky Nisbet has written the following article as part of our series of Academic Interviews; featuring our Head of School Iain Gordon! Recently, I spoke with the Head of the School of Mathematics here at the University of Edinburgh, ...

## Simons Collaboration on Homological Mirror Symmetry awarded to Nick Sheridan

Nick Sheridan has been awarded funding worth over £250,000 as part of the Simons Collaboration on Homological Mirror Symmetry.