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## Edinburgh SIAM-IMA Student Chapter PhD Colloquium 2020

The Edinburgh SIAM-IMA Student Chapter PhD Colloquium 2020 (http://www.maxwell.ac.uk/siam-ima/PhDcolloquium2020.html) was held on February 12 at the International Centre for Mathematical Sciences (ICMS). The aim of the event was ...

## 4th David Finney Lecture to be given by Professor Sir David Spiegelhalter

4th David Finney Lecture to be given by Professor Sir David Spiegelhalter (University of Cambridge)

## Predicting Metastasis from Primary Tumour Size

Tibor Antal and Stefano Avanzini have created a mathematical model for predicting undetectable secondary tumours in cancer patients.

## RSS and CfS Event on Decision-Support in Litigation

The Centre for Statistics will be welcoming John MacKenzie (partner at Shepherd and Wedderburn), Dr Alex Biedermann (University of Lausanne), and Wen Zhang (London School of Economics) who will showcasing modern opportunities for Statisticians and Data Scientists to work with lawyers to to improve the legal decision-making process. Joint event with the Royal Statistical Society.

## Benedict Leimkuhler to give prestigious Bernoulli Lecture

Benedict Leimkuhler will give the prestigious Bernoulli Lecture.

## Dr Anna Lisa Varri awarded Future Leaders Fellowship

Dr Varri has been awarded a UK Research and Innovation Future Leaders Fellowship as part of the Government's aims to secure the country as world-leading in scientific research and innovation.

## SIGEST paper to appear in SIAM review

A paper written by Aretha Teckentrup has been chosen as the SIGEST paper to appear in the September 2019 issue of SIAM review.

## UKRI/EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Mathematical Modelling, Analysis and Computation ("MAC-MIGS")

The University of Edinburgh's School of Mathematics, in collaboration with its Maxwell Institute partners at Heriot-Watt University, has been awarded around £6M by The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) for a new centre for training PhDs which is addressed to the formulation, analysis and implementation of state-of-the-art mathematical and computational models and methods.

## John Pearson awarded an EPSRC New Investigator Award

John Pearson has been awarded an EPSRC New Investigator Award titled Modern Linear Algebra for PDE-Constrained Optimisation Models for Huge-Scale Data Analysis'.

## University of Sydney - University of Edinburgh Partnership Collaboration awarded to Nikola Popovic

Congratulations to Nikola Popovic who successfully applied for a University of Sydney - University of Edinburgh Partnership Collaboration Award.