# News

## SIGEST award for Peter Richtarik and Olivier Fercoq

Peter Richtarik, a Lecturer at the School of Mathematics, and his colleague and former postdoc Olivier Fercoq, now Assistant Professor at Telecom ParisTech, will receive the SIGEST Award of the Society for Industrial and Applied ...

## School Whittaker Colloquium by Andrew Blake

The School of Mathematics Whittaker Colloquium will be given by Professor Andrew Blake (Funding Director of the Alan Turing Institute) at 4PM on Friday, 27th May in Lecture Room A of the James Clerk Maxwell Building on the King's Buildings campus.

## Postdoctoral Research Associate in Noncommutative Ring Theory

A Post-Doctoral Research Associate position funded by the European Research Council is available for research into connections between Noncommutative Ring Theory and Hopf Algebras.

## School Whittaker Colloquium by Edward Witten

The School of Mathematics Whittaker Colloquium will be given by Professor Edward Witten (Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton) at 4PM on Friday, 13th May in the Main Lecture Room of the Swann Building on the King's Buildings campus.

## Postdoctoral Research Associate in algebraic and/or symplectic geometry

Applications are invited for the post of Postdoctoral Research Associate in algebraic and/or symplectic geometry.

## British Algebraic Geometry Meeting (BrAG) in Edinburgh

British Algebraic Geometry Meeting in Edinburgh

## Lectureship in the Mathematics of Data Science

Applications are invited for a Lectureship in the Mathematics of Data Science.

## EPSRC First Grant Success: Johan Martens

Congratulations to Johan Martens who has been awarded an EPSRC First Grant.

## EPSRC Grant Success: Ken McKinnon and Andreas Grothey

Congratulations to Ken McKinnon and Andreas Grothey who are Co-Investigators in the recently awarded Centre for Energy Systems Integration.

## EPSRC Grant Success: Jacek Gondzio

Congratulation to Jacek Gondzio who has been awarded a three year EPSRC grant entitled "Computational Design Optimization of Large-Scale Building Structures: Methods, Benchmarking & Applications".