Archive for the ‘Mathematical Sciences’ Category

Maths professor receives prestigious award

Professor Andreas Kyprianou from the Department of Mathematics has received a Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit Award

Grand Debate: A.I. & Machine Learning

Speakers debate wide-ranging, ethical implications of A.I. & machine learning on 9 May, 5.30pm to 7.00pm

How maths saves time and money

IMI has been highlighted in a national review of Knowledge Exchange in the Mathematical Sciences

Prof receives research fellowship

Professor Manuel Del Pino has received an award from the Royal Society to help with their leading research

Chancellor visits University of Bath to mark Founders Day

The University of Bath marked its Founders Day on Tuesday 6 March with a lecture by Professor Sheila Rowan on gravitational waves, followed by a reception hosted by the Chancellor HRH The Earl of Wessex.

Beyond the fourth dimension

Mon 19 Jun: Join us at a free IMI public lecture by Prof Ian Sloan, University of New South Wales, Australia

Marine acoustic imaging: Thu 25 May

New challenges in marine acoustic imaging: Workshop to generate discussion & new collaborations

Call for IMI Deputy Directors

Applications for two posts as Deputy Director of the Bath Institute for Mathematical Innovation are invited

Professor Ivan Graham elected as SIAM UKIE President

The Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) is one of the largest organisations worldwide promoting interactions between mathematics and other scientific and technological communities through membership activities, publications and conferences.

Bernard Silverman to receive honorary degree: 9 May

Professor Bernard Silverman, was one of the pioneers of Computational Statistics, will be receiving an honorary degree & giving a lecture on Tue 9 May in the Edge

Bath graduate wins New York University thesis prize

Alastair Doggett, who graduated from Bath in 2013, received the Math Master's Thesis Prize 2017 for his work on probability theory with Professor Paul Bourgade.

UNICEF database project to map MENA social policy expertise

Our new research collaboration with UNICEF aims to map expertise in social policy across the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region.

Funeral of Professor Robin Sibson (formerly of Maths)

We regret to announce the death of Professor Robin Sibson, a former member of the Department of Mathematical Sciences.

Ideas for next IMI Thematic Semester

Work with academics from multiple disciplines to review and advance research in a specific topic

The Simpsons & their mathematical secrets: Thu 23 Mar

Simon Singh delves amongst the cartoon drawings for the mathematical secrets hidden in the series.

Andreas Kyprianou blogs for EPSRC

Growing capability in Statistics and Applied Probability: as seen from Bath

Further your research & build up contacts

IMI secondments are a unique opportunity for collaboration with colleagues from other disciplines

Chris Budd OBE 'goes to the movies' with Gresham College

Professor Chris Budd OBE delivered a lecture on the relationship between mathematics and film at the Museum of London earlier this month.

Using maths to solve problems in farming

Improving cocoa yields, estimating the quality of meat & refining the design of a hydroponics system

From lab bench to backbench: University of Bath researchers visit politicians in Westminster

Three researchers from the University of Bath will be learning how their research can inform legislation when they visit the House of Commons for a week in Westminster.