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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.

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
On some stability results and new exact solutions in the strongly coupled Skyrme-Faddeev model
Radu Slobodeanu (University of Bucharest, University of Neuchâtel)
Venue: MALL 1, Physics Research Deck (Note unusual time and location!)

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

Mon 1st December, 3:00 PM
Leeds Algebra Seminar
To be confirmed.
Toby Stafford (University of Manchester)
Venue: MALL (Physics Research Deck)

Tue 2nd December, 12:00 PM
Leeds Applied Nonlinear Dynamics
Remote synchronization reveals network symmetries
Vincenzo Nicosia (Queen Mary University London)
Venue: MALL (Physics Research Deck)

Tue 2nd December, 3:30 PM
Yorkshire Functional Analysis Group
Random sampling and the invariant measure of the periodic KdV equation
Prof Gordon Blower (University of Lancaster)
Venue: Worsley Supervision Room 8.20K

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Mathematics at Leeds ranked in the World's top 100
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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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