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School of Mathematics

MSc Data Science and Analytics

A course that develops core skills in the management and use of big data sets, with pathways in business management, healthcare and GIS.

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Leeds Masters Scholarships

If you are applying for a postgraduate course for 2017 you may be eligible to apply for our £5,000 Leeds Masters Scholarships.

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21st UK Meeting on Integrable Models, Conformal Field Theory and Related Topics, 2-3 June 2017

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Forthcoming seminars

Full details can be found on our seminars page.

Mon 20th February, 3:00 PM
Applied Maths
Eigenvalue density and eigenstate entanglement in quantum spin chains
Prof Jon Keating (University of Bristol)
Venue: MALL 1 & 2

Tue 21st February, 2:00 PM
Leeds Algebra Seminar
The Eulerian idempotent in the lexicographic basis
Florian Schaetz (University of Luxembourg)
Venue: EC Stoner 8.9

Tue 21st February, 3:15 PM
Leeds Algebra Seminar
Chief factors and chief series in locally compact groups
Philip Wesolek (Binghamton University)
Venue: EC Stoner 8.9

Tue 21st February, 4:30 PM
Analysis and Applications
Focusing waves in unknown media
Dr Anna Kirpichnikova (Liverpool Hope University)
Venue: RSLT 9

Wed 22nd February, 2:00 PM
Proofs, Constructions and Computations Seminar
Predicativity, Nelson, Parsons and Dummett
Laura Crosilla (University of Leeds)
Venue: Emmanuel Centre SR 11

Wed 22nd February, 3:00 PM
Geometry Seminars
Monopoles and the Sen Conjecture
Michael Singer (University College London)
Venue: Roger Stevens LT12

Wed 22nd February, 4:00 PM
Logic Seminars
Forking and dimensions in pseudofinite structures
Darío García (University of Leeds)
Venue: Roger Stevens LT 24 (10.24)

Thu 23rd February, 4:00 PM
Fluids and MHD seminars
Combined experimental and adjoint-based sensitivity analysis in thermoacoustic systems
Matthew Juniper (Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge)
Venue: MALL 1 & 2

Fri 24th February, 2:00 PM
Department of Statistics
Finding genes via shared ancestry of genome
Elizabeth Thompson (University of Washington)
Venue: MALL 1


Leeds graduates among top 5 most sought after by leading UK employers

A new report from High Fliers Research has ranked Leeds graduates as the 5th most targeted by the top UK graduate recruiters, an improvement of five places on 2016.

The study looked at the graduate vacancies and starting salaries at employers from The Times Top 100 Graduate Employers list.

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Jet stream discovered within the Earth’s molten iron core
Tuesday, 20 December 2016

Researchers, including Prof Rainer Hollerbach from the School of Mathematics, have discovered an accelerating band of molten iron circling the North Pole, like the jet stream in the atmosphere, using the latest satellite data.

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MATRIX Conference Success

More than 100 maths communicators from the UK, Europe and around the world joined us for this year's MATRIX conference which was co-organised by our School of Mathematics, MATHSWORLDUK and New York's MoMath. 

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