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**1**-**50**of**1584**.Mathematics - Transport -

**10.04.2024** New model better predicts our daily travel choices

An EPFL engineer has developed a forecasting model that factors in not just our commuting habits, but also our activities during the day.

Mathematics -

**22.03.2024**For MIT students, there is much to learn from crafting a chair

Campus - Mathematics -

**15.03.2024** Sub Auspiciis Doctorates for Six Academics in Graz

Mathematics - Environment -

**12.03.2024**£46m PhD boost as three Centres for Doctoral Training funded at Imperial

Innovation - Mathematics -

**12.03.2024**University of Glasgow wins support for groundbreaking new Centres for Doctoral Training

Mathematics -

**07.03.2024**UKDS past events

Astronomy / Space - Mathematics -

**07.03.2024** NASA Pi Day Challenge Serves Up a Mathematical Marvel

In celebration of the mathematical constant pi, JPL is releasing the annual NASA Pi Day Challenge: a set of illustrated math problems involving real-world science and engineering aspects of agency missions.

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**01.03.2024**New publication!

Mathematics - Campus -

**01.03.2024** Dealing with the limitations of our noisy world

Tamara Broderick uses statistical approaches to understand and quantify the uncertainty that can affect study results.

Mathematics -

**29.02.2024**70-year-old math problem solved

An UdeM professor and his collaborators have proven Pólya's conjecture for the eigenvalues of a disk, a tricky problem in mathematics.

Mathematics - Health -

**19.02.2024**New Cambridge-developed resources help students learn how maths can help tackle infectious diseases

Cambridge mathematicians have developed a set of resources for students and teachers that will help them understand how maths can help tackle infectious diseases.

Mathematics - Health -

**19.02.2024**New Cambridge-developed resources bring infectious diseases into the maths classroom

Cambridge mathematicians have developed a set of resources for students and teachers that will help them understand how maths can help tackle infectious diseases.

Computer Science - Mathematics -

**06.02.2024**University of Waterloo joins Post-Quantum Cryptography Alliance

Computer Science - Mathematics -

**05.02.2024**How symmetry can come to the aid of machine learning

Exploiting the symmetry within datasets, MIT researchers show, can decrease the amount of data needed for training neural networks. Behrooz Tahmasebi - an MIT PhD candidate in the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EECS) and an affiliate of the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory (CSAIL) - was taking a mathematics course on differential equations in late 2021 when a glimmer of inspiration struck.

Mathematics -

**23.01.2024**Journal of Survey Statistics and Methodology

Research by Dr Alex Cernat , Dr Hafsteinn Einarsson and Professor Natalie Shlomo from Social Statistics has highlighted new methods to improve the accuracy of cross-national surveys.

Health - Mathematics -

**21.12.2023**Using mathematics to enhance kidney exchange programs

Danny Blom researched advanced models and their impact on the practice of kidney exchange. Imagine that you are patient in the final stages of renal disease.

Computer Science - Mathematics -

**21.12.2023** ’Cybersecurity has a certain fun factor’

Music - Mathematics -

**15.12.2023**Math and all that jazz

Mathematics -

**14.12.2023**Unexpected connections

Computer Science - Mathematics -

**12.12.2023** A computer scientist pushes the boundaries of geometry

Justin Solomon applies modern geometric techniques to solve problems in computer vision, machine learning, statistics, and beyond.

Mathematics - Physics -

**06.12.2023**Three successful applications for funding from the Austrian Science Fund

Health - Mathematics -

**28.11.2023** Opinion: COVID inquiry heard Boris Johnson ’struggled’ with graphs - here are some tips

In the wake of Sir Patrick Vallance's evidence at the Covid inquiry, Professor James Cheshire (UCL Geography) and Rob Davidson (UCL Political Science) explain how scientists can create better data visualisations to help policymakers grasp statistics in The Conversation.

Health - Mathematics -

**23.11.2023** University of Bonn Receives Three ERC Consolidator Grants

Mathematics - Research Management -

**23.11.2023**ERC grant for Michael Feischl: High precision, maximum speed

Mathematics - Innovation -

**20.11.2023**Three MIT affiliates receive Schmidt awards

Environment - Mathematics -

**15.11.2023** Future leaders are learning how to tackle climate change in math class this year

Mathematics - Life Sciences -

**08.11.2023** Curiosity and pure maths

New funding and an extension: DFG funds two Research Training Groups at the University of Göttingen The German Research Foundation (DFG) will be funding a new Research Training Group (RTG) at the University of Göttingen from next year.

Event - Mathematics -

**06.11.2023**Raffaella Mulas, Susie Protschky, and Makoto Takahashi receive VU Startpremie

Mathematics - Campus -

**30.10.2023**A new record for Math Prize for Girls wins

Mathematics -

**24.10.2023**New shape makes TIME’s Best Inventions of 2023 list

Pedagogy - Mathematics -

**19.10.2023**Learning how to learn

In a new book, Richard "Dick" Larson draws on a lifelong commitment to STEM education at MIT to offer accessible advice on solving everyday problems and making smarter decisions.

Mathematics - Campus -

**13.10.2023**The Geometry of Minimal Surfaces: An Interview with Antoine Song

Mathematics - Campus -

**10.10.2023**Light in dark rooms

Mathematics - Campus -

**06.10.2023**Bath PhD graduate becomes first woman from Paraguay with a Maths PhD

Sport - Mathematics -

**05.10.2023** Hopkins alums help O’s take flight

Mathematics - Campus -

**04.10.2023** ’Mathematics helped me overcome boredom’

Mathematics - Campus -

**04.10.2023** Göttingen University students successful in international mathematics competition

Mathematics - Event -

**02.10.2023**New Merkin Center Takes in AIM

Mathematics - Earth Sciences -

**28.09.2023** Tristan van Leeuwen appointed as Professor of Computational Inverse Problems

Mathematics -

**28.09.2023**Exploring the marvels of mathematics

Event - Mathematics -

**26.09.2023** The five 2023 winners of the Medal for Scientific Mediation

For the third year running, the CNRS is rewarding men and women who share scientific information and knowledge beyond the laboratory walls.

Computer Science - Mathematics -

**25.09.2023**3 Questions: A new PhD program from the Center for Computational Science and Engineering

Mathematics - Social Sciences -

**15.09.2023** US teenagers more likely than others to exaggerate their maths abilities

American teenagers are more likely than any other nationality to brag about their maths ability, according to a new study by UCL researchers.

Computer Science - Mathematics -

**13.09.2023**Ana Kupresanin Tapped to Lead Berkeley Lab’s Scientific Data Division

Ana Kupresanin, associate director of the Center for Applied Scientific Computing (CASC) at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL), has been selected to serve as the next division director for

Mathematics - Campus -

**08.09.2023** Lisa Sauermann Returns to the University of Bonn

Mathematics - Campus -

**07.09.2023** Imperial launches sixth form maths school aimed at under-represented students

Computer Science - Mathematics -

**05.09.2023** Learn modeling and simulation

How to prepare for the third pillar of science - let's call it computing or simulation? How to keep up with the ever-evolving computational tools relevant to one's field of studies? This winter term,

Mathematics -

**05.09.2023**ETH Zurich employs computers as supplementary maths tutors

Every year at ETH Zurich, hundreds of students learn the fundamentals of mathematics through lectures and exercises.

Mathematics - Economics -

**01.09.2023**Farewell address John Einmahl: Mathematics is too profound to fit the mold of usable science

On September 8th, mathematician John Einmahl will deliver his farewell speech at Tilburg University.

Campus - Mathematics -

**29.08.2023** Here’s how to conquer math anxiety and succeed this semester

So many people struggle with mathematics that there's a term for the dread you feel when faced with a calculation: math anxiety.

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Environment - Today

Early career researchers from across the world unite at the University of Warwick to tackle climate change

Early career researchers from across the world unite at the University of Warwick to tackle climate change

Campus - MANCHESTER - Apr 15

New campaign highlights the success stories of local students who were the first in their family to attend university

New campaign highlights the success stories of local students who were the first in their family to attend university

Innovation - Apr 15

Thuringian Centre for Mechanical Engineering at TU Ilmenau: Investing in the future

Thuringian Centre for Mechanical Engineering at TU Ilmenau: Investing in the future

Health - Apr 15

Carbon beads help restore healthy gut microbiome and reduce liver disease progression

Carbon beads help restore healthy gut microbiome and reduce liver disease progression

Health - Apr 15

Pollen count forecast for the Vienna City Marathon: almost ideal conditions for participants

Pollen count forecast for the Vienna City Marathon: almost ideal conditions for participants

Media - Apr 15

Shadowbanning: Some marginalized social media users believe their content is suppressed

Shadowbanning: Some marginalized social media users believe their content is suppressed