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Awarded in recognition of our commitment to equality for women in mathematics and science.

Mathematics provides the structure for creative thought

School of Mathematics

Searching for 250 great minds

The University of Leeds biggest ever recruitment drive has been launched to find 250 new academic researchers.

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Explore. Choose. Grow.

Launched in September 2014 our Discovery Themes provide an opportunity to broaden your horizons.

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Forthcoming seminars

Full details can be found on our seminars page.

Mon 24th November, 3:00 PM
Leeds Algebra Seminar
Morphisms in the bounded derived category for a gentle algebra
Rosie Laking (University of Manchester)
Venue: MALL (Physics Research Deck)

Tue 25th November, 3:30 PM
Yorkshire Functional Analysis Group
To be announced
Dr Zinaida Lykova (University of Newcastle)
Venue: Worsley Supervision Room 8.20K

Tue 25th November, 4:00 PM
Computability Seminars
Splittings and Non-Splittings in the c.e. Degrees II
Ingram Bondin (University of Leeds)
Venue: MALL (Physics Research Deck)

Wed 26th November, 12:00 PM
Mathematical Biology and Medicine
From Patterns to Principles: Statistical Physics of Ecological Networks
Samir Suweis (University of Padova (IT))
Venue: MALL (Physics Research Deck)

Wed 26th November, 2:00 PM
Probability, Stochastic Modelling and Financial Mathematics
Brittleness and Robustness of Bayesian Inference
Tim Sullivan (University of Warwick)
Venue: MALL (Physics Research Deck)

Wed 26th November, 4:00 PM
Logic Seminars
Infinite Time Blum-Shub-Smale Machines
Peter Koepke (Universität Bonn)
Venue: MALL (Physics Research Deck)

Thu 27th November, 2:00 PM
Geometry Seminars
Radu Slobodeanu (University of Bucharest, University of Neuchâtel)
Venue: MALL 1, Physics Research Deck

Thu 27th November, 4:00 PM
Fluids and MHD seminars
Thermostating stationary and nonstationary measures
Jason Frank (University of Twente, Netherlands)
Venue: Lecture Theatre B, 3.25 Civil Engineering

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Mathematics at Leeds ranked in the World's top 100
Our excellence recognised in the prestigious QS World University Rankings for 2014

S Barry Cooper

New film portrayal of Alan Turing
Professor S Barry Cooper has an article in The Guardian which discusses Benedict Cumberbatch’s portrayal of mathematician Alan Turing in the new film The Imitation Game.

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Dr Harlen and Claire on the festival stand

Forecasting Environmental Change
Dr Jochen Voss and Professor Onno Bokhove have been successful in winning grants, worth £976k...

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Funded PhD places available
Up to 16 fully-funded four-year PhD studentships are available in the EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Soft Matter and Functional Interfaces for October 2015.

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Amit Mehta Prize winner
Susannah Wixey, a 3rd year Maths student has been awarded the 2014 Amit Mehta Prize.

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