The department hosted a two-day workshop on Geometric Rigidity on 10th-11th June organised by Dr Derek Kitson. The workshop received financial support from the London Mathematical Society scheme for celebrating new appointments.
Applications are open for a new PhD studentship in the Management Science and Mathematics & Statistics departments, created in partnership with industry.
Lancaster researchers have found that a cap masks the scale of violent crime against women in official statistics.
The 2015 Northern Regional Meeting of the London Mathematical Society was held at Lancaster on Tuesday 7 April and was followed by a workshop on Homotopical Algebra and Geometry (from Wednesday 8 to Saturday 11 April).
Professor Jonathan Tawn has been singled out in an international science journal for his far-reaching impact work on ship hatch designs.
The harmful effects of smoking during pregnancy may be reflected in the facial movements of mothers’ unborn babies, new research has suggested.
Congratulations to Dr Mark MacDonald, who is the winner of the 2015 Tower of Teaching award.
Two of our statisticians are to receive Royal Statistical Society prizes for their exemplary work.
A particular gastrointestinal disorder, which causes colic, or abdominal pain, in horses, is more prevalent in Lancashire compared with other nearby counties, according to research by our staff and colleagues at the University of Liverpool.
Senior Lecturer Dr Gillian Lancaster is Editor-in-Chief of the new BioMed Central journal Pilot and Feasibility Studies.