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Kostas Zygalakis has been awarded a Leverhulme Research Fellowship

Published: Wednesday, 15 April 2020 Tags: Fellowship

Kostas Zygalakis has been awarded a Leverhulme Research Fellowship titled 'Synergies in Stochastics and Optimization for Bayesian Computation'.

Laura Wisewell and Researcher Developer fund reopened until 5pm on Thursday 30th April

Published: Thursday, 9 April 2020 Tags: Graduate School funding award

Due to the sudden changes in everyone's working life, we have decided to reopen applications to the Laura Wisewell and Researcher Developer fund until 5pm on Thursday 30th April. Applications for the Laura Wisewell Travel ...

Edinburgh SIAM-IMA Student Chapter PhD Colloquium 2020

Published: Thursday, 26 March 2020 Tags: Analysis Applied Mathematics Computational Mathematics Mathematical Physics Optimization Statistics

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 ...

Nancy Mae Eagles awarded place on the Fields Institute's Summer Research Programme 2020

Published: Monday, 17 February 2020 Tags: undergraduate international funding award

Tony Carbery's personal tutee, Year 3 Undergraduate Nancy Mae Eagles, has been awarded a fully-funded place on the Fields Institute's two-month Summer Research Programme 2020 in Toronto, Canada.

George Kinnear has published a paper with four former undergraduates

Published: Thursday, 6 February 2020 Tags: undergraduate Maths Education

George Kinnear has published a paper with four former undergraduates, Max Bennett, Rachel Binnie, Risín Bolt and Yinglan Zheng, who completed a project with him last year. The paper, titled 'Reliable application of the ...

RSE Winter Lecture: Ruth King

Published: Wednesday, 5 February 2020 Tags: Statistics

On the 4th February, Ruth King was a speaker at the Royal Society of Edinburgh's Winter Lecture at Wallace High School, Stirling. Ruth described how her love of Agatha Christie naturally led her to become a statistician, applying ...

Natalia Bochkina elected as member of the Scientific Committee of BNP13 conference

Published: Tuesday, 4 February 2020 Tags: Statistics

Congratulations to Natalia Bochkina who has been elected as member of the Scientific Committee of Bayesian Nonparametric Conference (BNP13) in Chile, 2021

Tadahiro Oh has been selected as a CRM-Simons Professor

Published: Friday, 31 January 2020 Tags: prizes

Congratulations to Tadahiro Oh who has been selected as a CRM-Simons Professor to participate in "Thematic Program in Probability and PDEs", Centre de recherches mathématiques, Montréal, Canada, January-July, ...

Postdoctoral Fellowships at UCLA and University of Cambridge

Published: Friday, 31 January 2020 Tags: Graduate School

We are pleased to announce the following successes by our PH.D. students: Justin Forlano (MIGSAA under the supervision of Dr. Oana Pocovnicu and Prof. Tadahiro Oh) has accepted a three-year Hedrick Assistant Adjunct Professorship ...

Mathematical Sciences will receive an extra £300M of funding over the next 5 years

Published: Tuesday, 28 January 2020 Tags: funding award

It was announced this morning that the Mathematical Sciences will receive an extra £300M of funding over the next 5 years. See https://epsrc.ukri.org/newsevents/news/major-funding-boost-for-mathematical-sciences/. This money ...