MoU signing between Durham University and AIMS: Tuesday 16 May 2017
The signing of the MoU between Durham University and the African Institute of Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) and related investment cement many years of support for AIMS, both from the Department of Mathematical Sciences (in particular Patrick Dorey, Djoko Wirosoetisno, Steve Abel and a few former colleagues) and from Trevelyan College. The signing will also give an opportunity to meet colleagues from AIMS, and the VC will be joining for part of it.
For details of how the Department of Mathematical Sciences contributes to AIMS, visit our Alumni page.
(12 May 2017)
Peter Wyper demystifies solar eruptions
Peter Wyper, who recently joined the Department of Mathematical Sciences at Durham with a Royal Astronomical Society Fellowship, has just published an exciting model of solar eruptions in Nature with two colleagues from the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.
40th Research Students’ Conference in Probability and Statistics held in Durham
The RSC is a large annual conference that is organised by PhD students for PhD students in any field relating to probability or statistics. Being a student conference, the RSC provides delegates with a friendly and relaxed environment to discuss research and exchange ideas. This year, our Durham PG students in Probability and Statistics organised the event, which turned out to be a great success.