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School of Mathematics

The MegaMenger build has started!

Throughout this week a Mega Menger Sponge is being built in the Conference Auditorium using 50,000 business cards.

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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 27th October, 3:00 PM
John Enyang (City University London)
Seminormal representations of the partition algebras

Tue 28th October, 12:00 PM
To be confirmed.

Tue 28th October, 4:00 PM
Professor Ben Green (University of Oxford)
Points and lines

Wed 29th October, 11:00 AM
Fran Burstall (Bath), Magdalena Rodriguez (Granada), Xenia de la Ossa (Oxford), Dimitri Panov (King’s College London)
Yorkshire-Durham Geometry Day

Wed 29th October, 12:00 PM
Kevin Burrage (University of Oxford)
From cells to tissue: modelling the electrophysiology of the human heart

Wed 29th October, 4:00 PM
Neil Ghani (University of Strathclyde)
An Algebraic Approach to Parametricity

Thu 30th October, 2:15 PM
Erik van Doorn (University of Twente)
Representations for the decay parameter of a birth-death process

Thu 30th October, 4:00 PM
Kumiko Hori (School of Mathematics, University of Leeds)
The influence of magnetic fields in spherical dynamo simulations

Fri 31st October, 4:00 PM
Benoit Huard (Northumbria)
Riemann-invariant solutions of inhomogeneous hydrodynamic-type systems

Latest news

Leeds embarks on biggest ever academic recruitment drive
250 new opportunities for academic researchers are offered across the University. Find out more ›

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

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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