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Read more at: 13th Andrew Chamblin Memorial Lecture: Professor John Ellis

13th Andrew Chamblin Memorial Lecture: Professor John Ellis

Wed Mar 20th 2019, 5.00pm to 6.00pm
Venue: 
Lady Mitchell Hall, Sidgwick Avenue, CB3 9DA

The 13th Andrew Chamblin Memorial Lecture returns to the Cambridge Science Festival. This year, our Guest Speaker is Professor John Ellis, Clerk Maxwell Professor of Theoretical Physics at King's College London, who will consider: ‘What are we?  Where do we come from? Where are we going?’


Read more at: 'Experiments in Cyberspace' - Dr Matthew Wingate

'Experiments in Cyberspace' - Dr Matthew Wingate

Thu Jul 12th 2018, 7.00pm to 8.00pm
Venue: 
Centre for Mathematical Sciences

This talk for a general audience, ages 16+, will discuss the power of scientific computing and give a few examples of computer simulations in physics. Before and after the talk, attendees will be able to view posters about cutting-edge research in this area, and meet PhD students and researchers who will be on hand to answer questions.



Read more at: Cambridge University Open Days

Cambridge University Open Days

Thu Jul 5th 2018, 12.00am to Fri Jul 6th 2018, 12.00am
Venue: 
Centre for Mathematical Sciences

On Thursday 5th and Friday 6th July the Faculty of Mathematics will welcome prospective applicants with a programme focused on Mathematics, as part of the Cambridge Open Days.


Read more at: Undergraduate Open Day

Undergraduate Open Day

Sat May 5th 2018, 2.00pm to 5.30pm
Venue: 
Centre for Mathematical Sciences

On Saturday 28 April and Saturday 5 May 2018 the Faculty of Mathematics is holding its main Open Days for prospective applicants for entry in 2019, with a full programme which includes mathematical talks, interview practice sessions, fun mathematical puzzles, and more.



Read more at: Hands-On Maths Fair - Cambridge Science Festival

Hands-On Maths Fair - Cambridge Science Festival

Sat Mar 24th 2018, 12.00pm to 4.00pm
Venue: 
Centre for Mathematical Sciences

Organised by the Faculty's MMP outreach programme as part of the 2018 Cambridge Science Festival, this family maths event includes hands-on mathematical activities and games for all ages from 5 to adult. Join us to explore, experiment, discover, question and enjoy!


Read more at: Y12 Girls in Mathematics Day

Y12 Girls in Mathematics Day

Tue Mar 20th 2018, 10.30am 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 give a stimulating introduction to advanced mathematical problem-solving, and encourage more girls to apply to study Mathematics at university.



Read more at: Can you handle the truth? Facts, figures and communicating uncertainty

Can you handle the truth? Facts, figures and communicating uncertainty

Tue Nov 14th 2017, 5.30pm to 8.00pm
Venue: 
Peterhouse Lecture Theatre, Cambridge

How do ‘experts’ feel about communicating uncertainty around facts and figures? A distinguished panel of producers, users and communicators of official statistics discuss how uncertainty is, could, and should be communicated.​


Read more at: Maths Open Day at the Cambridge Science Festival

Maths Open Day at the Cambridge Science Festival

Sat Mar 25th 2017, 12.00pm to 4.00pm
Venue: 
Centre for Mathematical Sciences

Join volunteer staff and students from the Faculty of Mathematics to share the excitement of the subject through hands-on activities, games and demonstrations (featuring everything from custard to cosmology!) for visitors of all ages from 8 through to adult.