Archive for the ‘SAMBa’ Category

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.

Andreas Kyprianou blogs for EPSRC

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

Mongolian maths: bridging the gap

SAMBa co-director Andreas Kyprianou is helping get Mongolian mathematics back on the map

SAMBa student wins women scientist award

Tsoogii Saizmaa, from Mongolia, has won a Schlumberger Foundation fellowship

Taking SAMBa to Brazil to link with industry

The Uni of São Paulo is using SAMBa's Integrative Think Tank model to generate industry partnerships

Successful research into health at SAMBa Integrative Think Tank

In early June, 90 people including mathematicians, statisticians, pharmacologists, rheumatologists, clinicians, and engineers gathered in the city of Bath for SAMBa’s fourth Integrative Think Tank.

Bath hosts BUC4 workshop: Big Data & Statistics

This is the first BUC workshop to be held in the UK and will be attended by colleagues from our partner institutions UNAM and CIMAT

BUC3: Think Tank model works well for Mexico workshop

During May 2016, eight probabilists from Bath travelled to CIMAT in Mexico (the Centre for Research in Mathematics) to participate in the third workshop in the BUC series.

SAMBa Integrative Think Tank: uncertainty & forecasting

Mathematical Sciences hosted their biggest Integrative Think Tank (ITT3) yet in January with almost 90 people taking part.

First SAMBa workshop in collaboration with Mexican institutions

The first event in the BUC (Bath-UNAM-CIMAT) series took place in Guanajuato, Mexico, during November and was a great success.

Early Career maths fellowship for Dr Alexandre Stauffer

The Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) has awarded Dr Alexandre Stauffer a fellowship to develop mathematical tools

Ground-breaking research school in Mongolia

SAMBa co-Director Andreas Kyprianou helped organise the first large international mathematical meeting held in Mongolia since the fall of communism in 1990. It marks the beginning of a new era of Mongolian mathematics in light of recent social and economic development.

SAMBa Think Tank explores energy supply & nuclear reactors

Over 60 academics, students and industrialists came together for a week of collaboration at SAMBa's second Integrative Think Tank (ITT) which aimed to help researchers better understand the challenges facing industry and formulate them into mathematical problems that can be addressed through PhD projects or industrial placements.

PhD student? Enter the 'Three Minute Thesis'!

We are launching our first Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition, open to PhD (or equivalent) level students from every discipline.

SAMBa’s first Integrative Think Tank is great success

An Integrative Think Tank (ITT) is an intensive, week-long event which formulate mathematical problems in collaboration with external partners leading to both short- and long-term collaborative projects.