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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.


Postgraduate Open Day 

Come to our Postgraduate Open Day on Friday 10 February 2017 to learn more about what Leeds has to offer.

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British Postgraduate Model Theory Conference, 25-27 January 2017

The BPGMTC 2017 is primarily aimed at postgraduate students and postdoctoral researchers in model theory..

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Forthcoming seminars

Full details can be found on our seminars page.

Tue 6th December, 11:00 AM
Leeds Applied Nonlinear Dynamics
Pattern Formation on Networks
Nick McCullen (University of Bath)
Venue: MALL 1

Tue 6th December, 3:15 PM
Leeds Algebra Seminar
An introduction to cluster algebras
Robert Marsh (Leeds University.)
Venue: MALL 1, School of Mathematics.

Wed 7th December, 12:00 PM
Mathematical Biology and Medicine
How do antibiotics work? Linking antibiotic inhibition to bacterial physiology using theoretical models and experiments.
Rosalind Allen (University of Edinburgh)
Venue: MALL 1

Wed 7th December, 2:00 PM
Proofs, Constructions and Computations Seminar
Some free constructions in proof theory (and model theory?)
Nicola Gambino (University of Leeds)
Venue: MALL 2

Wed 7th December, 3:00 PM
Geometry Seminars
Symmetry and Low Lying Eigenvalues
Joe Cook (Loughborough)
Venue: Roger Stevens LT12

Wed 7th December, 4:00 PM
Logic Seminars
Hybrid Inferentialism: What it is, How it works, and How it doesn't.
Jack Woods (University of Leeds)
Venue: MALL 1

Thu 8th December, 4:00 PM
Fluids and MHD seminars
To be confirmed.
Xiomara Marquez Artavia and Joshua Kirk (School of Mathematics, University of Leeds)
Venue: MALL 1 & 2

Fri 9th December, 4:00 PM
Integrable Systems Seminar
The reflection equation and coideal subalgebras
Bart Vlaar (York)
Venue: MALL 1


University Academic Fellow Opportunities 
We are looking to appoint three Externally Funded University Academic Fellows in Applied Mathematics, Pure Mathematics and Statistics/Financial Mathematics.

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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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The secret of 'never-repeating patterns' is revealed

Prof. Rucklidge and Dr Subramanian from the School, along with colleagues from other institutions have created a model to help explain the mathematics behind the 'impossible' never-repeating patterns.

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Vincent Caselles Prize Winner 

Dr Martin Lopez Garcia, a lecturer in Applied Mathematics, has been awarded a Vincent Caselles prize by the Spanish Royal Mathematical Society, the FBBVA and the Government of Spain for his pioneering and influential doctoral work.