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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, ...

Student Research Article - Charlotte Summers

Published: Thursday, 19 November 2020 Tags: Mathematical Physics

PhD Student Charlotte Summers has written the following article as part of our series of Student Research Articles! What are gamma ray bursts? Gamma ray bursts (GRBs) are the most energetic explosions to ever be observed by ...

4th year undergraduate Nancy Eagles has submitted a research paper based on a project funded by the WAMS

Published: Tuesday, 17 November 2020 Tags: undergraduate

Nancy Eagles, a 4th year undergraduate, has, in collaboration with students from Universities in Canada and the USA, submitted a research paper based on a project funded by the 'Women and Minorities in Science, Technology, ...

Buzzwords unwrapped: Artificial Intelligence and Digital Twin

Published: Friday, 13 November 2020 Tags: Applied Mathematics Computational Mathematics Statistics

Prof. Chris Dent kicks off a series in which he "unwraps" current prominent "buzzwords"

Prof. Ruth King gave Presidential Address at IBS meeting

Published: Friday, 13 November 2020 Tags: Statistics

The meeting, hosted by the International Biometrics Society: British and Irish Region, was on theme of "Estimating Abundance and Beyond".

Student Research Article - Jacob Bradley

Published: Thursday, 12 November 2020 Tags: Statistics

PhD Student Jacob Bradley has written the following article as part of our series of Student Research Articles! Cancer is a disease that has profound impacts on our society every day. Despite this, we, scientists and doctors, ...

Energy data availability: The good, the bad and the ugly

Published: Friday, 6 November 2020 Tags: Applied Mathematics Statistics

Prof. Chris Dent on the issues surrounding availability of energy data.

Student Research Article - Ilaria Salerno

Published: Thursday, 5 November 2020 Tags: Applied Mathematics Optimization

PhD Student Ilaria Salerno has written the following article as part of our series of Student Research Articles! Do you know how much energy you use for heating/cooling your home? It's surprising to notice that only a few ...

PhD students from the Optimization and Operational Research group have reached the finals for the INFORMS competition "fORgedbyMachines"

Published: Wednesday, 4 November 2020 Tags: Operational Research Optimization

Based on the recommendation of a committee, consisting of Drs. John Carlsson (USC), Anton Kleywegt (GaTech) and Mauricio Resende (Amazon), two teams of PhD students from the Optimization and Operational Research group have reached ...