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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 ...

Des Higham has been awarded an EPSRC New Horizons grant entitled Mathematics of Adversarial Attacks

Published: Tuesday, 5 January 2021 Tags: Applied Mathematics Computational Mathematics Optimization

Des Higham has been awarded an EPSRC New Horizons grant entitled Mathematics of Adversarial Attacks. The grant is built on two observations: Empirical experiments have shown that even the most sophisticated and highly-regarded ...

Mathematics Today article - Hybrid Education: A Student Centred Approach

Published: Thursday, 3 December 2020 Tags:

This article originally appeared in the December 2020 edition of Mathematics Today Hybrid Education: A Student Centred Approach By Danny Walker and Reuben Wheeler In preparation for the challenges of a year of teaching during ...

Centre for Statistics Conference and Public Lecture - Register Now!

Published: Wednesday, 2 December 2020 Tags: Applied Mathematics Statistics

The Centre for Statistics' annual conference and Public Lecture will take place next week (Dec 7th and 8th)