Amazing Maths seminars

These seminars aim to give year 1 and year 2 Mathematics students a flavour of Mathematics research beyond the core curriculum.

Seminar Details

Time: 12:00-13:00 on Thursdays in weeks 2, 4 and 6 of both semesters.
Open to: Staff and students

For further information, please contact the organiser Andrea Prinsloo.

These seminars are organised in collaboration with the Maths Society at the University of Surrey.

Upcoming Seminars

Speaker: Dorje Brody (University of Surrey)
Time: 12:00-13:00 on Thursday 11 October 2018
Venue: TBA
Title: Amazing Maths Seminar
Abstract: TBA

Speaker: Stephen Gourley (University of Surrey)
Time: 12:00-13:00 on Thursday 25 October 2018
Venue: TBA
Title: Mathematical Modelling of the Control and Spread of Disease
Abstract: TBA

Past Seminars

Speaker: Bin Cheng (Fluids, Meteorology and Symmetry Group, University of Surrey)
Time: 13:00-14:00 on Thursday 26 April 2018
Venue: LT M
Title: From Newton’s Iterative Method to Parallel Computing

Speaker: Janet Godolphin (Mathematics of Life and Social Sciences Group, University of Surrey)
Time: 12:00-13:00 on Thursday 15 March 2018
Venue: LT M
Title: Latin Squares and the Design of Experiments

Speaker: James Grant (Fields, Strings and Geometry Group, University of Surrey)
Time: 12:00-13:00 on Thursday 15 February 2018
Venue: LT M
Title: The Poincaré Conjecture

Speaker: Claudia Wulff (Dynamical Systems and PDEs Group, University of Surrey)
Time: 12:00-13:00 on Thursday 9 November 2017
Venue: LT E
Title: Boltzmann’s Dilemma: An Introduction to Statistical Mechanics via the Kac Ring

Speaker: David Lloyd (Mathematics of Life and Social Sciences Group, University of Surrey)
Time: 12:00-13:00 on Thursday 26 October 2017
Venue: LT M
Title: Turing Machines: The Mathematics of Computers

Speaker: Alessandro Torrielli (Fields, Strings and Geometry Group, University of Surrey)
Time: 12:00-13:00 on Thursday 12 October 2017
Venue: LT M
Title: Quantum Mechanics’ Strangest Puzzle

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Address
Department of Mathematics
AA Building, floor 4
University of Surrey
Guildford
Surrey
GU2 7XH