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Faculty of Mathematics



CMS Industrial Seminars Michaelmas Term 2017 and Lent Term 2018

To be announced


CMS Industrial Seminars Michaelmas Term 2016 and Lent Term 2017

A series of weekly seminars from scientists on the use of mathematics in their companies.

These talks are open to all undergraduates, masters, PhD students and staff.

29 November 2016 Bob Doubble (BP)

Commodity Trading

31 January 2017 Dr Nicola Richmond (GSK)

Can lattice theory help find a cure for paralysis?

7 February 2017 Audrunas Gruslys (Google DeepMind)

Decision-making and artificial general intelligence using deep neural networks

14 February 2017 Neil Roques (Tesco)

How Tesco is using maths to serve Britain's shoppers better

21 February 2017 Daniel Haimovich (Facebook)

Implicit surveys at Facebook

28 February 2017 Evren Yarman (Schlumberger)

An industrial researcher’s learning experience

7 March 2017 Dr Helge Grutjen and Dr Suren Sorathia (D-Fine)

Below zero: Negative interest rates as a challenge for the financial sector

14 March 2017 Dr Chris Longworth (Cantab Capital)

Modelling commodity prices using novel data sources