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.
Congratulations to our Masters and PhD students who have won University, Faculty and departmental prizes.
The EPSRC have awarded Dr Bernd Schulze of the Geometric Rigidity research group £98,000 to examine the rigidity of symmetrical structures.
A new £2.7 million international training network project, led by a team at Lancaster University, will develop a generation of medical statisticians dedicated to achieving early stage drug development success.
Mathematics and Statistics at Lancaster has been ranked joint 5th in the UK, for overall research quality, in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF).
This year, as the University celebrates the 50th anniversary of its foundation in 1964, we organised two special anniversary lectures on Friday, 26 September.
On Saturday 4th and Sunday 5th October, Lancaster Library became a Fun Palace - a "university of the streets" - and we were there.
New member of the Statistics section Professor David Leslie has been awarded a Google Faculty Research Award of £40,000 to investigate statistical learning techniques for optimising the selection of multiple adverts to display on a web page.