News & EventsContensis: http://www.contentmanagement.co.ukhttp://live-kcl.cloud.contensis.com/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsevents.aspx?SyndicationType=22019-04-25T22:00:26ZCelebrating Women in Maths 2019Catherine WestonOn Tuesday 5 March 2019, the Department of Mathematics celebrated International Women's Day with their annual Women in Maths event. This year, Dr Amy Mason gave a talk entitled: 'My Career: Mendelian Randomization and other Random Events'.2019-03-11T15:29:00Z2019-03-11T15:23:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/celebrating-women-in-maths-2019.aspxLondon School of Geometry & Number Theory renewed through £5.6m EPSRC awardCatherine WestonThe London School of Geometry & Number Theory (LSGNT), an EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training jointly run by King's, Imperial College London and University College London, has been renewed through a £5.6m EPSRC award.2019-02-14T18:11:00Z2019-03-18T13:32:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/london-school-of-geometry-number-theory-renewed-through-5.6m-epsrc-award.aspxMathematics lecturer wins Gábor Szegö PrizeCatherine WestonMathematics Lecturer Dr Thomas Bothner has recently received the Gábor Szegö Prize which is awarded by the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics every two years.2019-02-11T12:39:00Z2019-02-12T12:28:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/mathematics-lecturer-wins-gábor-szegö-prize.aspxTidal bores explored at Higgs Lecture 2019Miss Helen CarneyTheoretical physicist Professor Sir Michael Berry FRS spoke about the mathematics and physics of tidal bores at the annual Higgs Lecture 2019.2019-01-28T12:11:00Z2019-01-28T11:51:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/tidal-bores-explored-at-higgs-lecture-2019.aspxProfessor Tiziana Di Matteo elected to Council of Complex Systems SocietyMiss Helen CarneyTiziana Di Matteo, Professor of Econophysics in the Department of Mathematics, has been elected to the Council of the Complex Systems Society.2018-11-30T16:35:00Z2018-12-14T17:01:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/professor-tiziana-di-matteo-elected-to-council-of-complex-systems-society.aspxProfessor Sir Roger Penrose recognised at King's Honorary Degree CeremonyMiss Helen CarneySir Roger Penrose OM FRS was one of seven honorary graduates awarded this year during the King's Honorary Degree Ceremony on 24 October 2018.2018-11-14T17:29:00Z2018-11-14T17:23:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/professor-sir-roger-penrose-recognised-at-kings-honorary-degree-ceremony.aspxProfessor Steven Gilmour wins American Society for Quality: Statistics Division's Lloyd S Nelson AwardMiss Helen CarneyThe Department of Mathematics' Professor Steven Gilmour, along with co-author Peter Goos from KU Leuven, Belgium, has received the American Society for Quality: Statistics Division's Lloyd S Nelson Award.2018-11-01T14:18:00Z2018-11-01T14:17:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/professor-steven-gilmour-wins-american-society-for-quality-statistics-division's-lloyd-s-nelson-award.aspxDepartment of Mathematics brings FIPS 2018 to King'sMiss Helen CarneyThe eighth Workshop on Finance, Insurance, Probability and Statistics (FIPS 2018) was held in the Department of Mathematics in September, bringing together a global cast of leading academic experts, practitioners and junior researchers.2018-09-25T13:18:00Z2018-09-25T13:06:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/department-of-mathematics-brings-fips-2018-to-kings.aspxKing's mathematician Professor Alice Rogers OBE to receive Royal Society medalMiss Helen CarneyProfessor Alice Rogers OBE, Emeritus Professor of Mathematics and a Governor of the King's Maths School, has been awarded the prestigious Kavli Education Medal by the Royal Society.2018-07-20T15:28:00Z2018-07-20T15:17:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/kings-mathematician-professor-alice-rogers-obe-to-receive-royal-society-medal.aspxMathematics Reader Awarded Supervisory Excellence AwardMiss Helen CarneyProfessor Nikolay Gromov, Department of Mathematics, was recently awarded a Supervisory Excellence Award. Nikolay currently supervises three PhD students in Theoretical Physics.2018-06-28T14:35:00Z2018-07-03T10:32:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/mathematics-reader-awarded-supervisory-excellence-award.aspxStrings, geometry and black holes explored in 23rd European String WorkshopMiss Helen CarneyThe 23rd European String Workshop took place in King's College London's Department of Mathematics in April 2018, exploring strings, geometry and black holes.2018-05-31T16:30:00Z2018-05-31T16:09:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/strings-geometry-and-black-holes-explored-in-23rd-european-string-workshop.aspxWomen in Maths 2018Catherine WestonOn Monday 5 March 2018 the Department of Mathematics hosted a lecture by Professor Marta Mazzocco, University of Birmingham, as part of their Women in Maths event.2018-03-15T15:41:00Z2018-03-15T15:10:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/Women-in-Maths.aspxCharting the involvement of King's College London with gravitational wavesCatherine WestonThe fields of physics and mathematics have been examining the concept of gravitational waves for over a century and academics and researchers at King's College London have been, and still are, at the forefront of this work.2017-11-09T15:08:00Z2017-11-09T14:25:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/Charting-the-involvement-of-Kings-College-London-with-gravitational-waves.aspxHonorary doctorates of King's 2017Catherine WestonHonorary doctorates of King's were presented to three highly distinguished recipients at a special ceremony in the Chapel at King's Strand Campus on Wednesday 25 October 2017.2017-11-09T15:08:00Z2017-11-09T14:34:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/Honorary-doctorates-of-Kings-2017.aspxBlack Mathematician Month Closing CeremonyCatherine WestonFind out about Black Mathematician Month and the closing ceremony.2017-10-27T13:09:00Z2017-10-27T12:10:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/Black-Mathematician-Month-Closing-Ceremony.aspxNew Head of Department for MathematicsMs Lauren StoppsProfessor Reimer Kühn has been appointed as Head of the Department of Mathematics from 1 August 2017.2017-07-31T10:15:00Z2017-08-07T14:17:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/New-Head-of-Department-for-Mathematics.aspxKing's Maths School graded Outstanding by OfstedMs. Lily BrinnStudents at King's College London Mathematics School (KCLMS) receive an Outstanding education according to the school's first Ofsted Report published.2017-06-14T15:29:00Z2017-06-14T17:08:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/Kings-Maths-School-graded-Outstanding-by-Ofsted.aspxIn memory of Simon FairthorneMiss Helen CarneySimon Fairthorne died peacefully on 14 May 2017 after a brief illness, and will be much missed in the Department of Mathematics.2017-06-02T12:50:00Z2017-06-12T16:54:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/In-memory-of-Simon-Fairthorne.aspxWomen in Mathematics Day 2017Ms. Lily BrinnTo celebrate Women in Mathematics Day 2017, the Department of Mathematics, along with KCL WiSTEM hosted a breakfast and exhibition.2017-04-28T12:28:00Z2017-04-28T12:08:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/Women-in-Mathematics-Day-2017.aspxScientist's unique ceramics exhibitedCatherine WestonDr Nadav Drukker, a theoretical physicist from the School of Mathematics creates ceramic artwork inspired by his scientific research. He is holding his first solo exhibition at the Knight Webb Gallery.2017-03-13T16:35:00Z2018-05-04T10:12:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/SCIENTISTS-UNIQUE-CERAMICS-EXHIBITION-TO-OPEN.aspxStudents encourage budding mathematiciansCatherine WestonFinal year students head out to schools to encourage budding mathematicians. Nonsuch High School for girls hosted a university taster event and King's College London was invited to promote the Departments of Mathematics and Physics.2016-11-18T11:21:00Z2018-05-16T16:13:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/Final-year-students-head-out-to-schools-to-encourage-budding-mathematicians.aspxEmeritus Professor Alice Rogers Awarded OBEProfessor Alice Rogers, Emeritus Professor of Mathematics and a Governor of the King's College London Mathematics School, was awarded an OBE this year for services to mathematics education and higher education.2016-06-13T12:24:00Z2016-10-15T12:53:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/Emeritus-Professor-Alice-Rogers-Awarded-OBE.aspxRandom Waves in LondonCatherine WestonThe Random Waves in London workshop, took place in May 2016 at King's College London and brought together researchers interested in subjects lying at the interface of probability theory, spectral problems and number theory.2016-06-01T15:22:00Z2018-05-04T10:32:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/Random-Waves-in-London.aspxMathematical Physics of Non-Equilibrium Quantum Systems conference held at King'sThe two-day Christmas workshop "Mathematical Physics of Non-Equilibrium Quantum Systems", was organized jointly by Dr Joe Bhaseen from the Department of Physics and Dr Benjamin Doyon from the Department of Mathematics.2015-02-09T10:37:00Z2016-10-31T19:49:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/Mathematical-Physics-of-Non-Equilibrium-Quantum-Systems-conference-held-at-Kings.aspxQuality of maths research recognised by REF87 per cent of research output from the Department has been assessed as 4*-3*, where 4* represents world-leading.2014-12-18T10:32:00Z2017-07-17T20:33:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/quality-of-maths-research-recognised-by-the-research-excellence-framework-2014.aspxLondon Stock Exchange opening bell ceremonyCatherine WestonFinancial Mathematics academics attended the ringing of the Opening Bell of the London Stock Exchange2014-11-13T14:12:00Z2018-05-14T14:37:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/London-Stock-Exchange-opening-bell.aspx'Random Walks': Mathematics PhD student chosen for Collaborative Innovation SchemeCatherine WestonFrom the Department of Mathematics, Barbara Bravi selected by the Cultural Institute to work with an app developer to explain complex maths.2014-08-01T09:07:00Z2018-04-26T10:42:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/Random-Walks-Mathematics-PhD-student-chosen-for-Collaborative-Innovation-Scheme--.aspxEvaluating Default Strategies & Defining SuccessCatherine WestonDepartment of Mathematics Professor serves as panellist member at the Defined Contribution Forum UK.2014-07-31T16:44:00Z2018-05-02T10:53:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/Evaluating-Default-Strategies--Defining-Success.aspxMaths experts at London Optimization WorkshopCatherine WestonThe London Optimization Workshop at KCL brought together leading mathematics experts with a focus on convex and stochastic optimization.2014-06-12T12:41:00Z2018-05-16T16:16:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/Leading-mathematics-experts-attend-the-London-Optimization-Workshop-at-KCL.aspxConference on Stochastic Processes and Differential Equations in Infinite Dimensional Spaces a SuccessCatherine WestonDr Markus Riedle, Reader, Financial Mathematics group was awarded £6,560 by the London Mathematical Society to organise an international workshop entitled Stochastic Processes and Differential Equations in Infinite Dimensional Spaces.2014-05-01T14:54:00Z2018-05-04T12:32:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/stochasticsworkshop.aspxProfessor Adrian Constantin's Inaugural LectureOn Thursday 23rd January 2014 Professor Adrian Constantin, Chair in Analysis, in the Department of Mathematics presented his Inaugural Lecture, entitled Particle trajectories beneath irrotational travelling water waves.2014-05-01T14:54:00Z2016-10-31T19:36:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/constantininaugural.aspxVisit by Leiden StudentsOn 24 January a group of 60 maths and science first-year undergraduates were entertained for an hour in the Nash lecture theatre by Marianne Hoogeveen, Sameer Murthy and Simon Salamon.2014-05-01T14:54:00Z2016-10-31T19:47:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/leidenstudents.aspx36th Annual Spackman CompetitionThis year's Annual Spackman Competition took place on Wednesday 12 March.2014-05-01T14:54:00Z2016-10-31T20:00:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/spackman2014.aspxCentre for Doctoral Training for MathematicsCatherine WestonThe Department of Mathematics has recently secured funding to establish a new Centre for Doctoral Training from the Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council, in non-equilibrium systems.2014-04-22T12:07:00Z2018-05-15T16:01:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/New-CDT-for-Mathematics.aspxDistinguished LectureProfessor Peter Sarnak FRS delivered a Distinguished Lecture entitled Number Theory and the Circle Packings of Apollonius on 18 March.2014-04-22T11:29:00Z2016-10-15T05:12:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/Peter-Sarnaks-Distinguished-Lecture.aspxMathematics students win prizes at School CeremonyStudents from the Department of Mathematics were well represented in the prizes, with School prizes being won by nine students from Mathematics, as well as the award of thirty-two Departmental prizes.2013-12-05T15:50:00Z2016-10-15T03:50:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/prizewinners2013.aspxFirst Mathematics Student Colloquium a SuccessDr Giuseppe Tinaglia gave a colloquium entitled "From Soap Films to Minimal Surfaces" to the student body, the first event in our series of Mathematics colloquia aimed at undergraduate students.2013-12-05T15:31:00Z2016-10-15T04:25:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/studentcolloquiumsuccess.aspxEPSRC award offers new PhD opportunities in pure mathematicsCatherine WestonKing's has received EPSRC funding for a new Centre for Doctoral Training in Geometry and Number Theory.2013-11-22T12:52:00Z2018-04-04T14:19:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/EPSRCphd.aspxKing's Maths Department's modelling underpins new Pensions Policy Institute reportA new report on the levels of pension contributions needed to obtain an adequate retirement income is based on a 'stochastic[1]' model developed by the Department of Mathematics at King's.2013-10-22T16:03:00Z2016-10-31T19:44:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/Kings-Maths-Departments-modelling-underpins-new-Pensions-Policy-Institute-report.aspxUsing the Financial Crisis to Avert Economic DisasterDr Tiziana Di Matteo's work uses statistical physics and network theory along with Econophysics to produce models relating to the British economy based on real data2013-09-25T15:47:00Z2016-10-31T19:40:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/fincrisis.aspxMathematics academic receives EPSRC travel grantDr Giuseppe Tinaglia received an EPSRC Overseas Travel Grant of £16,136.00.2013-09-25T15:39:00Z2016-10-31T20:03:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/tinagliaepsrc.aspxDr Sameer Murthy joins Department of MathematicsSameer Murthy has joined King's College London as a Lecturer in Theoretical Physics.2013-09-25T15:38:00Z2016-10-31T19:51:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/murthyjoins.aspxDr Mahir Hadzic joins Department of MathematicsDr Mahir Hadzic has joined the Department of Mathematics as a Lecturer in Analysis.2013-09-25T15:38:00Z2016-10-31T19:41:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/hadzicjoins.aspxMaths event celebrates Professor Peter WestCatherine WestonProfessor Peter West FRS has been a member of staff in the Department of Mathematics at King's since 1978 and has contributed greatly to it.2013-08-28T15:41:00Z2018-05-02T11:46:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/peterwestcelebrate.aspxDr Yanki Lekili joins Mathematics DepartmentDr Yankı Lekili has joined the Department of Mathematics as a Royal Society University Research Fellow in Geometry.2013-08-28T15:29:00Z2016-10-15T02:44:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/lekilijoins.aspxMathematics professor appointed editor in chief of EMS journalProfessor Simon Salamon will be an editor-in-chief of the European Mathematical Society's new journal Surveys in Mathematical Sciences (EMSS).2013-08-28T15:23:00Z2016-10-15T02:49:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/salamonjournal.aspxPositive Feedback for 2013 Mathematics Teachers' ConferenceCatherine WestonThis year's event received very positive feedback, with participants describing it as 'an enjoyable and interesting day'.2013-07-24T10:21:00Z2018-05-02T11:51:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/2013teachersconf.aspxMathematics lecturer awarded ERC Starting GrantDr. Igor Wigman, a Lecturer in Number Theory, was awarded an ERC Starting Grant of 966K Euros to sponsor the project "Nodal Lines".2013-07-24T09:59:00Z2017-07-17T20:08:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/ercgrantwigman.aspxProfessor Simon Salamon becomes Head of Mathematics DepartmentFrom 1 August 2013, Professor Simon Salamon will be Head of the Mathematics Department.2013-07-24T09:57:00Z2016-10-15T02:31:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/hodsalamon.aspxKing's mathematics students invited to take Bloomberg aptitude testCatherine WestonStudents from King's College London have been invited to take the Bloomberg Aptitude Test (BAT) at the Bloomberg office in London.2013-05-03T16:21:00Z2019-03-07T14:56:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/bloombergaptitude.aspxMathematics Professor Adrian Constantin a plenary speaker at Siam Snowbird conferenceProfessor Adrian Constantin, Head of the Analysis group at King's College London is a plenary speaker at the SIAM Conference on Applications of Dynamical Systems.2013-05-03T14:54:00Z2016-10-15T01:52:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/constantinsnowbird.aspxNew paperback edition of popular History of Mathematics textOxford University Press have now brought out a paperback edition of 'A History of Mathematics: From Mesopotamia to Modernity' by Dr Luke Hodgkin of King's College London due to the book's popularity.2013-05-03T14:42:00Z2016-10-15T01:51:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/historyofmaths.aspxFirst NETADIS Summer School invites applicationsCatherine WestonNETADIS is a European training network for advanced methods of analysis, inference, control and optimization of network structure and dynamics.Applications are invited for their first Summer School.2013-05-03T13:35:00Z2018-05-04T10:14:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/netadissummerschool.aspxStudents in Education and Communication moduleCatherine WestonMathematics students worked in schools to gain firsthand experience of mathematics education through Education and Communication module2013-04-10T16:18:00Z2018-05-14T10:33:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/educationandcommsmodule.aspxStudent in I'm a Scientist – Get Me Out of Here!Catherine WestonA mathematics PhD student, Usman Kayani, participated in 'I'm a Scientist, Get me out of Here!', a free online event where school students get to meet and interact with scientists.2013-04-10T15:05:00Z2018-05-14T10:32:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/imascientist.aspxSpackman competition a great successThis year's annual Spackman Competition took place on Wednesday 27 February, with a record number of students taking part (around 35).2013-03-07T10:39:00Z2016-10-31T20:00:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/spackman2013.aspxMathematics fellow invited to lecture in JapanCatherine WestonDr Nadav Drukker of the Theoretical Physics research group was invited to present a lecture series at the University of Tokyo.2013-03-07T10:28:00Z2018-05-14T15:12:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/drukkerjapan.aspxCumberland Lodge Student weekend a successCatherine WestonThis year's MathSoc student weekend took place from 22 - 24 February 2013 at its traditional venue, Cumberland Lodge in Windsor Great Park.2013-03-07T09:30:00Z2018-04-04T14:48:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/cumberlandlodge2013.aspxMaths student involved in Virtual Shadowing WeekCatherine WestonVirtual student shadowing was recently launched as part of the K+ programme, a Widening Participation imitative at King's.2013-01-28T15:44:00Z2018-05-04T10:56:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/virtualshadowing.aspxElena Issoglio attends 'welcome home' workshop in ItalyDr Elena Issoglio, Lecturer in Financial Mathematics, was invited back to the University of Turin to participate in a 'Welcome Home' workshop for graduates.2013-01-28T15:44:00Z2017-07-17T20:13:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/issogliowelcomehome.aspxJurgen Berndt receives Invitation Fellowship from Japan Society for the Promotion of ScienceCatherine WestonProfessor Jurgen Berndt has been awarded an Invitation Fellowship by the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science. Professor Berndt will visit Hiroshima University to conduct research with Professor Hiroshi Tamaru.2013-01-28T15:38:00Z2018-05-04T12:35:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/berndtjapansociety.aspxKing's plans specialist maths school for sixth-formersCatherine WestonKing's College London plans a specialist school for talented young mathematicians as part of the Government's plans to improve mathematics education and increase the number of young people with the right levels of attainment to study STEM at top-rated universities.2012-12-14T10:30:00Z2018-05-03T15:33:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/mathsschool.aspxProfessor Colin Bushnell honoured by American Mathematical SocietyProfessor Colin Bushnell, Department of Mathematics, has been named among the inaugural Fellows of the American Mathematical Society (AMS) for 2013.2012-12-03T16:16:00Z2016-10-31T19:35:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/bushnellAMS.aspxBenjamin Doyon invited to South Korea and USACatherine WestonDr Benjamin Doyon of the Theoretical Physics group has been asked to deliver an invited talk in South Korea, and to participate in a one month programme in New York.2012-12-03T14:13:00Z2018-05-02T10:49:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/doyensouthkoreausa.aspxNikolay Gromov organises Theoretical Physics Summer SchoolDr Nikolay Gromov is organising a summer school on Theoretical Physics. This is the first event organised by the KCL node of the ITN GATIS network.2012-12-03T09:20:00Z2016-10-31T19:40:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/gromovsummerschool.aspxProfessor speaks at European Central BankCatherine WestonProfessor Reimer Kuehn of the Disordered Systems Group was invited to present his work on the the influence of Credit Default Swaps (CDS) on systemic risk at the 2nd conference of the Macro-Prudential Research Network (MaRs) October 2012.2012-11-02T15:07:00Z2018-05-14T14:58:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/kuehneuropeanbank.aspxDr Konstanze Rietsch delivers lecture courseCatherine WestonDr Konstanze Rietsch, Reader in Geometry, was invited to deliver a lecture course at a workshop on New symmetries in Gromov-Witten theory at the Institut Fourier, University of Grenoble.2012-11-01T12:58:00Z2018-04-25T10:56:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/rietschlectures.aspxMathematics Reader Dario Martelli awarded £1,000,000 grant from European Research CouncilDr Dario Martelli, a Reader in the Theoretical Physics group in the Department of Mathematics at King's College London, has been awarded a prestigious £1,000,000 Starting Grant by the European Research Council (ERC).2012-10-01T09:15:00Z2016-10-31T19:48:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/martelliercfunding.aspxMathematics Reader Payman Kassaei gives lecture series at Institut des Hautes Études ScientifiquesDr Payman Kassaei, Reader in Number Theory, has been invited to present a Lecture Series at the IHES (Institut des Hautes Études Scientifiques).2012-10-01T09:07:00Z2017-07-17T20:14:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/kassaeilectures.aspxIgor Wigman joins Department of MathematicsDr Igor Wigman has recently joined the Department of Mathematics at King's College London as a Lecturer in the Number Theory group.2012-09-30T14:49:00Z2017-07-17T20:43:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/wigmanjoins.aspxMathematics reader receives £2260 LMS grantCatherine WestonDr Markus Riedle, reader in the Financial Mathematics group, King's College London, has been awarded £2,260 by the London Mathematical Society to organise the Beijing-London Workshop on Stochastic Analysis.2012-09-03T16:12:00Z2018-05-14T16:41:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/riedlelmsgrant.aspxMaths professor gives semi-plenary lectureCatherine WestonProfessor Teemu Pennanen, Financial Mathematics group, King's College London was invited to give a semi-plenary lecture on financial risk management at the 21st International Symposium of Mathematical Programming.2012-09-03T16:12:00Z2018-05-16T16:22:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/pennanensemiplenary.aspxMathematics Taster Day 2012 a SuccessCatherine WestonThe Department of Mathematics hosted a Mathematics Taster Day on 29 June 2012.2012-08-01T12:36:00Z2018-05-14T14:21:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/tasterdaysuccess.aspxTheoretical Physics group involved in Marie Curie Initial Training NetworkCatherine WestonThe Theoretical Physics group in the Mathematics Department is taking part in the prestigious Marie Curie Initial Training Network (ITN) grant.2012-08-01T12:36:00Z2018-05-02T10:56:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/theoreticalphysicsGATIS.aspxAcademic wins Teaching Excellence AwardCatherine WestonDr Alexander Pushnitski, Department of Mathematics, has been named joint recipient of the 2012 Excellence in Teaching award for the School of Natural & Mathematical Sciences.2012-08-01T12:36:00Z2018-05-14T10:18:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/pushnitskiteachingexcellence.aspxTeemu Pennanen lectures at International Summer SchoolCatherine WestonProfessor Teemu Pennanen, Head of the Financial Mathematics group, was invited to lecture at the International Summer School on 'Risk Management and Control'.2012-07-03T09:31:00Z2018-05-02T16:23:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/pennanensummerschool.aspxSuccessful Workshop on Maths of String and Gauge TheoryOn 3 - 5 May 2012 over 70 researchers gathered at King's College London and City University London for a workshop titled "Maths of String and Gauge Theory".2012-07-03T09:27:00Z2016-10-31T20:01:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/stringandgauge.aspxAdrian Constantin Plenary Speaker at European Congress of MathematicsProfessor Adrian Constantin is a plenary speaker at the 6th European Congress of Mathematics which is taking place in Krakow, Poland from 2 - 7 July 2012.2012-07-03T09:27:00Z2016-10-31T19:36:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/constantineuropeancongress.aspx2012 Spackman Prize Competition WinnersEvery year the Spackman prize in Mathematics is awarded to the winner of a mathematical competition. The 2012 event took place in March and winners have been announced.2012-06-01T12:47:00Z2016-10-31T19:59:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/spackman2012.aspxAcademic receives £100k grant from EPSRCCatherine WestonDr Markus Riedle, a member of the Financial Mathematics group at King's College London, has been awarded £100,000 by EPSRC to support his research on probability theory in infinite dimensional spaces.2012-06-01T12:47:00Z2018-05-14T15:05:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/riedleEPSRC.aspxTeemu Pennanen speaks at risk workshopProfessor Teemu Pennanen recently presented at OptiRisk's Practical Asset and Liability Management Workshop.2012-06-01T12:46:00Z2017-07-17T20:28:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/pennanenrisk.aspxAlice Rogers interviewed for the TelegraphProfessor Alice Rogers was interviewed about gender equality in mathematics and her own career as a mathematician.2012-05-02T12:21:00Z2016-10-31T19:59:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/rogerstelegraphinterview.aspxPrestigious Guest Lecturers for Complex Systems ModuleCatherine WestonThree distinguished invited lecturers will deliver master classes for the module "7CCMCS07 Research Methods and Advanced Topics in Complex Systems" in the academic year 2012/13.2012-05-02T12:21:00Z2018-04-04T15:30:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/prestigiousguests.aspxDepartment of Mathematics receives Leverhulme Trust grantCatherine WestonKing's College London has been awarded a grant from the Leverhulme Trust to support the research of Professor Fred Diamond, a member of the Number Theory group2012-05-02T12:20:00Z2018-04-05T17:11:00Zhttps://www.kcl.ac.uk/nms/depts/mathematics/news/newsrecords/leverhulmetrust.aspx