Nick Higham named 2020 ACM Fellow

Professor Nick Higham of the Department of Mathematics has been named among the 2020 Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Fellows, who are recognised for work underpinning contemporary computing. The accomplishments of the 2020 ACM Fellows have driven innovations that have ushered in significant improvements across many areas of technology, industry, and personal life. Professor Higham, who was also recently awarded … Continue reading Nick Higham named 2020 ACM Fellow

Nick Higham Awarded IMA Gold Medal 2020

Professor Nick Higham has been awarded the IMA Gold Medal 2020 by the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications. The Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (IMA) Gold Medals are awarded in recognition of outstanding contributions to mathematics and its applications over a period of years, with nominations being considered every two years. Contributions that … Continue reading Nick Higham Awarded IMA Gold Medal 2020

Dr Stefan Güttel awarded 2021 SIAM James H Wilkinson Prize

Dr Stefan Güttel of the Department of Mathematics is to receive the prestigious 2021 James H Wilkinson Prize in Numerical Analysis and Scientific Computing. This prize, established in 1979, is awarded every four years by the Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM). SIAM is the world's largest professional association devoted to applied mathematics with over 14,000 individual members. Dr … Continue reading Dr Stefan Güttel awarded 2021 SIAM James H Wilkinson Prize

Prof Françoise Tisseur awarded LMS Fröhlich Prize

Françoise Tisseur, Professor of Numerical Analysis in The University of Manchester's Department of Mathematics, has received the Fröhlich Prize from the London Mathematical Society (LMS). The prize is awarded every two years in memory of Albrecht Fröhlich, a German-born British mathematician and creator of Galois module structure, now an important branch of algebraic number theory. Winners … Continue reading Prof Françoise Tisseur awarded LMS Fröhlich Prize

Webinar series launches on COVID-19 cleaning challenges

All are welcome to join a new webinar series on the cleaning challenges posed by the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Organised by the UK Fluids Network Special Interest Group on the Fluid Mechanics of Cleaning and Decontamination, led by Dr Julien Landel of the Department of Mathematics, the series will run every Friday at 11.30am, starting 24 April 2020. The … Continue reading Webinar series launches on COVID-19 cleaning challenges