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Dan Rust and colleagues launch The Grimm Network

Dan Rust and colleagues Felix Flicker (Cardiff), Henna Koivusalo (Bristol), and Mike Whittaker (Glasgow) have launched The Grimm Network, a series of wandering meetings on all aspects of aperiodic order.

17th March 2023

Mahfuzur Khokan awarded London Mathematical Society Early Career Fellowship

PhD student Mahfuzur Khokan has been awarded a London Mathematical Society Early Career Fellowship to work at the University of East Anglia with Professor Mizanur Khondoker on Developing statistical models to correct for biases in skin colour measurement machines.

7th March 2023

BBC Radio 4 In Our Time on Paul Erdős

Look out for this week's BBC Radio 4 show In Our Time on the mathematician Paul Erdős

23rd February 2023

Brigitte Stenhouse awarded DHST Dissertation Prize

Brigitte Stenhouse has been awarded a 2023 DHST Dissertation Prize from the International Union of History and Philosophy of Science and Technology for her dissertation on Mary Somerville: Being and Becoming a Mathematician at the Open University, supervised by Professor June Barrow-Green.

13th February 2023

Royal Society project in mathematics education

Cathy Smith (PI), Vinay Kathotia (Co-I), and collaborators have been successful in their £25,000 bid to the Royal Society for the research project The intersection of mathematics, computing, statistics, and data science as part of the Mathematical Futures programme.

26th January 2023

Elsen Tjhung awarded EPSRC Open Fellowship Plus

Congratulations to Elsen Tjhung who has been awarded a five-year EPSRC Open Fellowship Plus of £1,009,749 for his research project Thermodynamics of growing active and living matter.

10th January 2023

Elizabeth Kimber wins New Researcher Award 2022

Research student Elizabeth Kimber has won the British Society for Research into Learning Mathematics New Researcher Award 2022.

17th September 2022

June Barrow-Green speaks at ICM 2022

Professor June Barrow-Green spoke at the virtual International Congress for Mathematicians 2022 on George Birkhoff’s forgotten manuscript and his programme for dynamics.

11th July 2022

REF 2021 results are out!

The results of the REF 2021 are out with 95% of Open University research in mathematical sciences judged to be internationally excellent or world leading.

13th May 2022

Katherine Staden awarded an EPSRC Fellowship

Congratulations to Katherine Staden who has been awarded a three-year EPSRC Fellowship of £300,374 for her research project Graph decompositions via probability and designs.

22nd April 2022

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