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Ruth King gave the 19th Rob Kempton memorial lecture at the BioSS Annual meeting

Published: Wednesday, 24 November 2021 Tags: Statistics

Ruth King gave the 19th Rob Kempton memorial lecture at the BioSS Annual Meeting on Monday 22nd November, with the title of her talk: "Statistical Ecology: The Sky's The Limit!?"

Two 4th year undergraduates have submitted a research paper as part of the vacation scholarship scheme

Published: Wednesday, 24 November 2021 Tags: undergraduate

Two of our 4th year undergraduate students, Edward Eriksson and Wenqi Ni, have, in collaboration with their supervisor Theo Assiotis, submitted a research paper as part of the vacation scholarship scheme (VSS). The paper, currently ...

Sara Wade elected as a Board Member of the International Society of Bayesian Analysis (ISBA)

Published: Monday, 22 November 2021 Tags: Statistics international

Congratulations to Sara Wade who has been elected as a Board Member of the International Society of Bayesian Analysis (ISBA). The International Society for Bayesian Analysis (ISBA) was founded in 1992 to promote the development ...

Ivan Cheltsov has been awarded an EPSRC standard grant

Published: Friday, 12 November 2021 Tags:

Ivan Cheltsov has been awarded an EPSRC standard grant, The Calabi problem for smooth Fano threefolds. The project will be carried out in collaboration with Hendrik Suess, Manchester, Anne-Sophie Kaloghiros, Brunel and Jesus Martinez ...

EPSRC mathematical sciences small grants awarded to several projects

Published: Friday, 12 November 2021 Tags:

The EPSRC mathematical sciences small grants scheme is specifically aimed at providing freedom to grant small amounts for initial research and early-stage idea generation. The following projects have recently been awarded: Ruth ...

Miguel de Carvalho involved in the creation of the first International Day of Women in Statistics and Data Science

Published: Wednesday, 3 November 2021 Tags: Probability Stochastic Analysis Statistics international outreach

Miguel de Carvalho has been involved in the creation of the first International Day of Women in Statistics and Data Science - October 2022.

Miguel de Carvalho gave a keynote lecture in a leading celebration of European Statistics Day 2021

Published: Monday, 25 October 2021 Tags: Applied Mathematics Probability Statistics undergraduate MSc international outreach Maths Education

Miguel de Carvalho gave a keynote lecture in FENStatS (Federation of European National Statistical Societies) celebrations of European Statistics Day 2021.

Matias Ruiz has been awarded a Saltire Early Career Fellowship by the Royal Society of Edinburgh

Published: Thursday, 14 October 2021 Tags: Applied Mathematics Geometry Fellowship

The purpose of these fellowships is to allow early career researchers an opportunity to focus on a research project of their choice in a university or research institute in another country, thereby supporting career development ...

Zoe Wyatt appointed as lecturer at KCL

Published: Tuesday, 5 October 2021 Tags: Mathematical Physics

Zoe Wyatt, a former PhD student in our school/MIGSAA, has been appointed as a lecturer in pure maths at KCL. Her research applies the analysis of nonlinear partial differential equations to problems in cosmology, particle physics, ...

Simon Wood and Ernst Wit have published a paper discussing whether R<1 before the English lockdowns

Published: Thursday, 23 September 2021 Tags:

Simon Wood and Ernst Wit have published a paper in PLOS1 (https://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0257455) independently replicating and critiquing a major modelling study, from Neil Ferguson's Imperial ...