Lancaster University is launching a £7.1 million low-carbon research and development programme to support small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in Lancashire, Cumbria, Cheshire and Liverpool.
The department regrets to report the death of Dr Donald Kershaw (1928-2016), Reader Emeritus.
Three of the department's students have received awards for their excellent performances in Science and Technology postgraduate subjects.
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics has maintained its rank of 9th in the UK and top in the North West in the latest The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide subject league tables. We continue to rank in the top 10 of all three major league tables.
Statisticians are developing new ways to interpret the unprecedented amounts of data being generated continuously all around us.
A study by five universities has found that there was no sustained reduction in the prescribing of antipsychotics to dementia patients in UK care homes following the government’s 2009 National Dementia Strategy (NDS), which recommended a review of their use in light of potential serious side effects.
Statisticians have created a model to work out the answers to one of the biggest questions asked by sports fans around the world – what were the best track athletics performances of all time?
Lancaster University is ranked amongst the UK’s best for student satisfaction in the 2016 National Student Survey.
Congratulations to Dr Daniel Elton, who is the winner of the 2016 Tower of Teaching award.
The Department of Mathematics and Statistics is ranked 6th in the UK in the latest Guardian subject league tables, having climbed six places.