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Read more at: Being a public statistician during the pandemic (2021 Alumni Festival)

Being a public statistician during the pandemic (2021 Alumni Festival)

Mon Sep 27th 2021, 5.00pm to 5.50pm
Venue: 
Online

There has been unprecedented demand from the media for expert commentary on the deluge of numbers during the COVID-19 crisis. Professor Sir David Spiegelhalter FRS will discuss the ups and downs of being a statistician during a pandemic.


Read more at: A revolution in physics (2021 Alumni Festival)

A revolution in physics (2021 Alumni Festival)

Sat Sep 25th 2021, 6.00pm to 7.00pm
Venue: 
Online

In April 2021 physicists from the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory announced an experimental result which could potentially provide evidence for a new fundamental force of nature. Dr Amelia Drew (DAMTP) and Dr William Fawcett (Cavendish Laboratory) will discuss the new discovery, and what it could mean for our current understanding of fundamental physics.



Read more at: Maths or medicine – which comes first? (2021 Alumni Festival)

Maths or medicine – which comes first? (2021 Alumni Festival)

Fri Sep 24th 2021, 11.00am to 11.50am
Venue: 
Online

Join Professor Carola-Bibiane Schönlieb and Professor Sir John Aston as they discuss the important links between maths and medicine, and how these links are leading to a revolution in medicine and healthcare. 


Read more at: Náboj International Mathematics Competition

Náboj International Mathematics Competition

Fri Dec 11th 2020, 9.00am to 11.00am
Venue: 
ONLINE

The Náboj competition will be held ONLINE on the 11th December 2020

We are extremely sorry that the Náboj competition could not take place on Friday 13th March 2020 due to the COVID-19 outbreak. 

After many changes of hopes and plans, the international organising team has decided to  hold an online version of the competition on Friday 11th December instead.  We also hope to be part of the classic, in-person Náboj on 19th March 2021.

If you have any questions, please contact us via the email address info-gb@math.naboj.org.



Read more at: Undergraduate Virtual Open Day

Undergraduate Virtual Open Day

Sat May 16th 2020, 12.30pm to 5.00pm
Venue: 
Online

The Faculty of Mathematics is offering a virtual Open Day for prospective undergraduate applicants on Saturday 16 May.  The afternoon includes presentations on admissions and STEP, short lectures, Q&A session and information for parents/carers.


Read more at: Y12 Girls in Mathematics Day 2020

Y12 Girls in Mathematics Day 2020

Thu Mar 26th 2020, 10.00am to 4.30pm
Venue: 
Centre for Mathematical Sciences

Are you a Year 12 girl currently studying A-level maths and wondering if a degree in maths or a related subject is for you? This Y12 Girls in Mathematics event will help support you to develop your advanced problem solving skills and mathematical understanding, and explore some of the exciting, challenging and rewarding mathematics you could meet if you choose to continue your mathematical studies at university.



Read more at: Black Mathematics at Cambridge

Black Mathematics at Cambridge

Sat Oct 26th 2019, 1.30pm to 4.30pm
Venue: 
Centre for Mathematical Sciences, Wilberforce Road, Cambridge CB3 0WA

Join us on Saturday 26 October for this event to showcase black mathematicians and their contribution, and to inspire young black students to study mathematics at University. There will be a key note talk by Dr Nira Chamberlain, President Elect of the Institute of Mathematics and its Applications, short presentations by current researchers and recent graduates, and a panel discussion with current and recent students.


Read more at: Y12 Girls in Mathematics Day

Y12 Girls in Mathematics Day

Tue Jul 9th 2019, 10.00am to 4.30pm
Venue: 
Centre for Mathematical Sciences

This full-day event for Year 12 girls (ages 16-17) studying A-level Mathematics is designed to broaden mathematical horizons, give a stimulating introduction to advanced mathematical problem-solving, and encourage more girls to study Mathematics at university. The day will include talks giving an insight into some of the areas of maths encountered at university and problem-solving workshops, as well as the opportunity to talk to current university Mathematics students.



Read more at: Celebration for Professor Anne-Christine Davis

Celebration for Professor Anne-Christine Davis

Wed May 1st 2019, 10.00am to 6.00pm
Venue: 
Centre for Mathematical Sciences

We are delighted to host a one-day workshop to mark the retirement of Anne-Christine Davis, Professor of Mathematical Physics, to celebrate her achievements in theoretical physics, cosmology, particle physics and beyond.


Read more at: Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

Sat Apr 27th 2019, 2.00pm to 5.30pm
Venue: 
Centre for Mathematical Sciences

On Saturday 27 April and Saturday 4 May 2019 the Faculty of Mathematics is holding its main Open Days for prospective applicants for entry in 2020, with a full programme which includes mathematical talks, interview practice sessions, fun mathematical puzzles, and more.