Research and innovation

Managing flood risk

A new way of visualising complex flood-protection schemes has been accepted as evidence in an ongoing Parliamentary inquiry into flood risk

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Complex visualisation, maths, flooding, research, innovation, parliament
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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

Turing Institute

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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Top 10

in the UK

for the quality of our research, latest REF

Over 95

academic and research staff

working with over 105 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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Knowledge transfer

We specialise in helping your business to thrive, grow and innovate. Our aim is to make it as easy as possible for you to work with us, to access our research, expertise, training and facilities.

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Our centre provides office accommodation, computer facilities and access to services including a video conferencing facility to share live maths postgraduate lectures with other universities.

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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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