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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

Leeds Anniversary Research Scholarships

Up to 12 fully-funded PhD scholarships are available. Deadline for applications 15 January.

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Broaden your academic horizons

As part of your studies at Leeds you will have the opportunity to broaden your knowledge outside your main degree subject through our Discovery Modules.

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MSc Data Science and Analytics

New for 2016 entry
A course that will develop core skills in the management and use of big data sets, with pathways in business management, healthcare and GIS.

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Forthcoming seminars

Full details can be found on our seminars page.

Mon 8th February, 3:00 PM
Applied Maths
Monte Carlo simulation studies of lock-key assembly and phase behaviour in indented colloidal spheres
Prof Nigel Wilding (Department of Physics, University of Bath)
Venue: MALL 1 & 2

Tue 9th February, 11:00 AM
Leeds Applied Nonlinear Dynamics
To be confirmed.
Richard Mann (University of Leeds)
Venue: MALL 1

Tue 9th February, 3:00 PM
Leeds Algebra Seminar
Definable families of subgroups
Ben Martin (University of Aberdeen)
Venue: Roger Stevens LT 07 (8M.07)

Wed 10th February, 12:00 PM
Mathematical Biology and Medicine
Stochastic dynamical systems in population biology
Utkir Rozikov (Institute of Mathematics, Tashkent, Uzbekistan)
Venue: MALL 1

Wed 10th February, 4:00 PM
Logic Seminars
Topological Ramsey theory of countable ordinals
Jacob Hilton (Leeds)
Venue: MALL 1

Thu 11th February, 2:00 PM
Probability, Stochastic Modelling and Financial Mathematics
Variance estimation and allocation in the particle filter
Anthony Lee (University of Warwick)
Venue: MALL 1

Thu 11th February, 4:00 PM
Fluids and MHD seminars
The role of the ocean in a climate hiatus
Sybren Drijfhout (University of Southampton)
Venue: MALL 1 & 2

Fri 12th February, 4:00 PM
Integrable Systems Seminar
Q-operators for the open Heisenberg chain
Rouven Frassek (Durham)
Venue: MALL 1


School of Mathematics refurbishment officially declared open 

At a ceremony on Friday 18 September the Vice Chancellor Sir Alan Langlands officially declared the third and final stage of the School of Mathematics refurbishment open.

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Leeds for Life Foundation award winner 
2nd year student Katrina Pugh has been awarded a Leeds for Life Foundation award to help fund her project working with children with learning difficulties.

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Postgraduate Teaching Award winner
Congratulations to Daniel Wolf, a PhD student in Pure Mathematics, who received the award in recognition of his contribution to taught student education as a module assistant while conducting his own research.

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