Research and innovation

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Every week we run seminars with speakers from within the School, other departments at the University and external organisations

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Alan Turing Institute

We're a partner of The Alan Turing Institute, the UK’s national institute for data science and artificial intelligence

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Leeds Institute for Data Analytics

We contribute to the Leeds Institute for Data Analytics, which brings together over 200 researchers and data scientists

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Research and Innovation

We carry out world-leading research in the mathematical sciences and are one of the largest mathematics Schools in the UK. Our success is built on a strong community of excellent researchers working across a diverse spectrum of research fields.

Our research combines a core mathematical focus with a strong interdisciplinary ethos spanning our three major themes: applied mathematics, pure mathematics and statistics.

We have strong links with Leeds Institute for Data Analytics, Leeds Institute for Fluid Dynamics, the Astbury Centre for Structural Biology and the Bragg Centre for Materials Research

Top 10

in the UK

for the quality of our research, latest REF

Over 110

academic and research staff

working with over 75 PhD researchers to deliver high-impact research

Over 85%

of our research activity is

‘world-leading’ or ‘internationally excellent' latest REF

Research areas

Our research is concerned with solving challenging equations that describe interesting and important problems. We work with many other disciplines across the University.

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We are one of the largest pure mathematics groups in the UK. Research areas include: algebra, differential geometry, analysis and mathematical logic.

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Our research covers both theoretical and applied statistics and probability. We have world-leading expertise in shape analysis and related areas.

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Access office accommodation, computer facilities and services including our video conferencing facility to share live maths postgraduate lectures.

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Our aim is to make it as easy as possible for you to access to our world-leading knowledge, facilities, expertise and technologies.

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