# News Archive

### 2018

- The Fields Medal 2018 awarded to Alessio Figalli, Visiting Professor in the Department of Mathematical Sciences at Durham
- Kostas Gourgouliatos' simulations explain magnetic hotspots
- The Department of Mathematical Sciences mourns the loss of a well loved colleague, Mike Pennington
- New Mathematical Sciences and Computer Science building
- Success for Pawel Rudnicki, second year MMATH student
- Camila Caiado receives the 2018 Excellence in Knowledge Transfer Award

### 2017

- MoU signing between Durham University and AIMS: Tuesday 16 May 2017
- Peter Wyper demystifies solar eruptions
- 40th Research Students’ Conference in Probability and Statistics held in Durham
- Partnership with UK's first mobile-only bank
- Lectureship in Theoretical Particle Physics
- Willmore Postdoctoral Fellowship
- Research student position in Computer Algebra (Cadabra)

### 2016

- Postdoctoral Position in Theoretical Particle Physics
- Postdoctoral Position in Theoretical Particle Physics
- Postdoctoral Position in Theoretical Physics
- Lectureship in Probability
- Two lectureships in Applied Mathematics
- Two lectureships in Pure Mathematics
- Temporary Lectureships in Pure Mathematics (application deadline: 28 September 2016)
- Alumni/careers Videoconference is a success
- Professor Zakrzewski awarded a Leverhulme Trust Emeritus Fellowship
- Michael Goldstein part of new £20m EPSRC National Centre for Energy Systems Integration
- Durham Mathematical Physicists shed light on heart attacks by studying knots
- Athena SWAN Bronze
- Physics of curly ribbon unveiled by Buddho Chakrabarti and Chris Prior
- Kasper Peeters gives second Departmental Research Colloquium
- Pascal Lecture 2016 and Public Lecture 2016
- Andrew Lobb to give the first Departmental Research Colloquium of the year
- Lectureship in Probability (application deadline: 16 February 2016)
- Camila Caiado member of Durham University Council

### 2015

- Two Lectureships in Statistics (application deadline: 5 February 2016)
- Two Lectureships in Theoretical Particle/Mathematical Physics (application deadline: 29 January 2016)
- John Parker at Trieste Advance School and Workshop
- Dual PhD Degree Positions UNICAMP-DURHAM
- Post-doctoral Positions in Reservoir Simulation, Uncertainty Management and Decision Making
- Ruth Gregory on Emmy Noether
- Durham Maths to host ESGI in April 2016
- New Research Associate position
- Lectureship in Mathematical/Theoretical Physics
- BP Achievement Awards 2014-15
- Equality in Higher Education: Now? Sometime? Never?
- LMS Grace Chisholm Young Fellowship in Mathematics awarded to Emilie Dufresne
- Forecaster's predictive analytics engine developed by David Wooff and his team
- PhD student Thomai Tsiftsi wins SET for Britain competition
- Jens Funke and the 150 years of the London Mathematical Society

### 2014

- Trevelyan teams up to offer Scholarship
- Equality, Diversity & Unconscious Bias Session
- HoD to join the LMS Women in Mathematics Committee
- Maths BP summer intern creates the buzz at Durham Risk Day
- Maths Hub A-level Revision Session
- Success with our MSc in Particles, Strings and Cosmology
- Only Connect: Durham Maths Graduate Captains Team in BBC2 Quiz
- The Institute of Physics highlights research done in our Department
- ERC funded postdoctoral positions available
- John Parker appointed to Scientific Committee of the Mathematical Institute of Hunan University
- BP Achievement Awards 2013-14
- Stefano Bolognesi and Paul Sutcliffe in Highlights of Europhysics News
- Maria Oliveira receives the John M. Chambers Statistical Software Award
- Grant success for Andrew Lobb and Anthony Yeates
- Leverhulme award for Durham-Bristol knot theory collaboration
- Impact trio honoured
- Virus structure inspires novel understanding of onion-like carbon nanoparticles
- Postdoctoral Research Assistant (1)
- Postdoctoral Research Assistant (2)
- Durham Mathematical Sciences Alumni Reunion - 21 June 2014
- Easter School on `Dynamics and Analytic Number Theory'
- Lectureship in Particle Theory
- Lectureship/Senior Lectureship in Particle Theory
- Lectureship in Applied Mathematics or Numerical Analysis
- PDRA position in CPT
- Congratulations to our BP STEM Scholars
- Hatfield Maths undergraduate to teach in Nepal
- Iain MacPhee Memorial Day - 3 April 2014
- Professor Wendelin Werner, Fields Medallist 2006, to give the Collingwood Lecture 2014

### 2013

- John Hunton is the new Publishing Officer of the LMS
- ERC funded postdoctoral position available
- STFC funded postdoctoral position available
- International research and training programme prepares students for careers in industry
- Collingwood Lecture 2013 a big hit
- Video of Professor Higgs' Collingwood lecture available
- Peter Higgs visits our Department on November 5th
- Physics Nobel Prize 2013
- Local sixth-form students to attend a refresh session on Core A level Maths
- 100th LMS symposium
- Maths congregation and prizes
- Peter Higgs is Doctor Honoris Causa at Durham
- Mini workshop on Integrability, Symmetry and Quantum Spacetime - 15 August 2013
- The Departmental Mile
- The Maths Bike Ride - 16 June 2013
- Ruth Gregory talks about Relativity on BBC Radio 4
- 2013 Pascal Fellowship
- Annual Lake District Walk
- Vitaliy Kurlin one of 3 nominees for DSU Award

### 2012

- Postdoctoral position available
- Temporary Lecturer in Physical Applied Mathematics
- Teaching Fellow in Physical Applied Mathematics
- LMS Durham Symposium on 'Interactions of birational geometry with other fields'
- Biomathematics mini-course: Mathematical models for DNA recombination processes; 4,5,6 June
- LMS Durham Symposium on 'Grand Biological Challenges for Mathematicians'
- Reader/Lecturer in Pure Mathematics
- Reader/Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Statistics and Probability

### 2011

- Addison Wheeler Fellowships
- Postdoctoral positions in the Centre for Particle Theory
- Durham Senior Research Fellowships
- Durham Junior Research Fellowships
- Lectureship in Statistics (2-year fixed term)
- Lecturer in Applied Mathematics
- Lecturer in Pure Mathematics
- EPSRC-funded PhD opportunity in Applied Mathematics

### 2010

- Durham Days on Modular Forms
- New Undergraduate Degree MMath (European Studies)
- Undergraduate Departmental Prizes 2010
- LMS Durham Symposium on Non-Perturbative Techniques in Field Theory
- Joint PhD in Anthropology and Mathematical Sciences
- Chair in Applied Mathematics
- St Mary's Post-graduate Day 16 February 2010
- PhD studentship in Applied Algebraic Topology
- Reader/Lecturer in Statistics

### 2009

- Lectureship in Mathematical Physics or Applied Mathematics
- Postdoctoral Position starting October 2010
- Undergraduate Departmental Prizes 2009
- Yorkshire and Durham Geometry Day 15 May 2009
- Postdoctoral Postition - Research Associate
- Prospects in Mathematics

### 2008

- Pure Maths Postgraduate Day
- Workshop on Applications of Group Theory in Mathematical Biology
- Post-doctoral position
- Lecturer in Statistics
- North British Mathematical Physics Seminar -18th October
- Temporary Lectureship in BioMathematics (3 years)

### 2007

- The 2007 Collingwood Lecture
- Phases of strongly coupled gauge theories
- Post-doctoral position
- 30th Research Students' Conference on Probability and Statistics
- Lecturer or Senior Lecturer in Pure Mathematics

### 2006

- Prospects in Mathematics
- Lectureship in Applied Mathematics
- Temporary Lectureships (x3) in Mathematics
- UK meeting on Integrable and Conformal Field Theories