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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)

Prof. Miguel Anjos and Dr. Lars Schewe have taken part in "Not Another Science Podcast"

Published: Thursday, 26 November 2020 Tags: Optimization

Prof. Miguel Anjos and Dr. Lars Schewe have recently taken part in "Not Another Science Podcast". The episode, titled "Everything is Better with Maths: Optimisation", sees them talking about how optimisation can ...

Academic Interview - Iain Gordon

Published: Thursday, 19 November 2020 Tags: Algebra

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, ...