The department held a drinks reception on Wednesday 30th September, to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the London Mathematical Society.
Welcome to our new staff and undergraduate and postgraduate students, and welcome back to our returning students too.
The Hardy Fellowship commemorates a previous President of the London Mathematical Society. Previous fellowship lecturers at Lancaster University have included Persi Diaconis and Vaughan Jones.
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.