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Miguel de Carvalho elected for the Council of the International Statistical Institute

Published: Monday, 5 December 2022 Tags: Computational Mathematics Optimization Probability Stochastic Analysis Statistics international outreach

Miguel de Carvalho has been elected a member of the prestigious Council of the International Statistical Institute

EMS Impact Prize awarded to Edinburgh and Heriot-Watt trio

Published: Friday, 2 December 2022 Tags: Applied Mathematics prizes

The 2022 Edinburgh Mathematical Society Impact Prize has been awarded to Amy Wilson, Chris Dent, and Stan Zachary (Heriot-Watt) who together have had a huge impact in improving electricity supply. The EMS introduced the Impact ...

Leverhulme Visiting Professorship for University of Cyprus' Nikolaos Tziolas

Published: Friday, 2 December 2022 Tags: Algebra Geometry international

Nikolaos Tziolas from the University of Cyprus has been awarded a Leverhulme Visiting Professorship in order to spend six months in the School collaborating with Ivan Cheltsov on algebraic varieties which are geometric shapes ...

Innovate UK AKT21 scheme awards funding for Ember project

Published: Friday, 2 December 2022 Tags: funding award

Goncalo dos Reis, Sergio Garcia and Joerg Kalcsics have been awarded funding from the first round of Innovate UK's Accelerated Knowledge Transfer to Innovate (AKT2I) pilot scheme. The aim of this pilot is to support a UK ...

Ilya Chevyrev awarded EPSRC New Investigator

Published: Friday, 2 December 2022 Tags: funding award

Ilya Chevyrev has been awarded an EPSRC New Investigator grant "Two-dimensional stochastic Yang-Mills equations". The goal of this project is to apply recent breakthroughs in stochastic partial differential equations to ...

Jacob Page awarded ERC Starting Grant

Published: Friday, 2 December 2022 Tags: funding award

Jacob Page has been awarded an ERC Starting Grant "MLTURB - A new understanding of turbulence via a machine-learnt dynamical systems theory". Turbulence at very large scales is a complex, nonlinear problem of fundamental ...

Adrián Doña Mateo awarded Robertson Medal

Published: Thursday, 17 November 2022 Tags: Geometry Topology Graduate School prizes

First-year PhD student Adrián Doña Mateo has been awarded the Robertson Medal for Science, Engineering and Technology by the Carnegie Trust for the Universities of Scotland. The medal recognizes Adrián as the outstanding ...

School of Mathematics Staff and Student Video Series

Published: Monday, 31 October 2022 Tags: applicants undergraduate

The School of Mathematics Recruitment Team have produced two series of promotional videos with RareBird Media. "What our students say" is a compilation of videos featuring current undergraduate students in the School who ...

John Baez public lecture: The Mysteries of Fundamental Physics

Published: Thursday, 27 October 2022 Tags: Mathematical Physics

John Baez will give the first of a series of public Leverhulme Lectures at 6pm on Tuesday 29 November, in the Bayes Centre. You can also join us online. Registration is free and open here. The Mysteries of Fundamental Physics In ...

Davey Fitch Lecture

Published: Tuesday, 25 October 2022 Tags: Statistics

The annual Davey Fitch Lecture will return with a lecture from Prof. Arnaud Doucet, a Professor of Statistics at the University of Oxford. Prof. Doucet will discuss how the mathematical sciences and industry have shaped his career ...

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