Jeff Hicks has received an EPSRC postdoctoral fellowship
Jeff Hicks has received an EPSRC postdoctoral fellowship entitled "Lagrangians from Algebra and Combinatorics".
Arend Bayer elected as a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh
Arend Bayer has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Edinburgh.
Undergraduate mathematics student awarded prestigious summer school scholarship
Analia Cabello Cano, who is currently in year 3 of the MMath programme, was awarded a fully-funded place on the PCMI 2022 Undergraduate Summer School on Number Theory Informed by Computation ran by the Institute for Advanced Study ...
Simon Wood has provided evidence to the UK parliament on Covid statistics and modelling
Simon Wood has provided evidence on Covid statistics and modelling to the Science and Technology committee of the UK parliament https://committees.parliament.uk/writtenevidence/107375/pdf
Cecilia Balocchi announced as a Savage Award Finalist in Applied Methodology
Congrats to Cecilia Balocchi, who has been officially announced as a Savage Award Finalist in Applied Methodology (Best PhD thesis, awarded by ISBA) in the ISBA March Bulletin: https://bayesian.org/wp-content/uploads/2022/03/2203.pdf ...
Ruth King has been awarded the Royal Statistical Society Barnett Award
The Royal Statistical Society Barnett Award for 2022 is awarded to Ruth King, who is internationally known for her work in statistical ecology, and in particular bringing to prominence in this field, the use of Bayesian statistics. ...
Ben Davison, Nick Sheridan and Jelle Hartong have all received an Enhancement Grant award
Royal Society University Research Fellows Ben Davison, Nick Sheridan and Jelle Hartong have all received an Enhancement Grant award to support the aims of their original research fellowships.
Avshalom Offner has received a grant from the Wellcome Trust Institutional Strategic Support Fund
The award will allow preliminary experiments to be conducted on the dynamics and lifetime of respiratory saliva droplets. This will make it possible to test and calibrate a mathematical model recently developed by Offner and Vanneste. ...
New papers in top journals Inventiones and JAMS by School members
Congratulations to Prof. Hiro Oh and Dr. Yvain Bruned for publishing papers in the prestigious Inventiones Math and Journal of the American Mathematical Society. Hiro's paper "Optimal integrability threshold for Gibbs ...
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 ...