Ranked joint 5th in the 2014 Research Excellence Framework (REF), Lancaster is one of the UK's top departments for research in mathematics and statistics.
We have strong research groups in Algebra and Geometry, Analysis and Probability and Geometric Rigidity Theory.Pure Mathematics
Research in statistics at Lancaster is focussed at the interface of methodology and application and develops new statistical ideas that are of practical importance.Statistics
Research Centres and Networks
We have two Research Centres and participate in a number of formal research networks. We also have strategic links, locally, nationally and internationally.Research Centres and Networks