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Alan Turing, the mathematical biologist

Alan Turing is most famous as a codebreaker, mathematician, and computer scientist. But he also made hugely influential discoveries in biology, which are still used by researchers at the University…

From  Faculty Of Science on April 14th, 2021 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Mathematics - Postgraduate Open Day 2021

Recording from the Postgraduate open day event.

From  Faculty Of Science on February 24th, 2021 0 likes 17 plays 0  

Coronal mass ejection

A visualisation of a coronal mass ejection. Mathematicians at the University of Sheffield have explored the reliability and limitations of the state-of-the-art artificial intelligence techniques in…

From  Robert Cooke on February 12th, 2021 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Yaojiuwei - Studying Mathematics in Sheffield

We've been doing a lot more online teaching to help keep our community safe. In this film, third year maths student Roger explains how the University of Sheffield has adapted and how it's…

From  Faculty Of Science on January 25th, 2021 0 likes 45 plays 0  

Modelling unemployment with Physics and Computer Programming

Areas of unemployment exist in any city. For their third year research project, Connor, Matthew and Jordan applied their computer programming skills to a project with Sheffield City Region and used…

From  Faculty Of Science on December 8th, 2020 0 likes 9 plays 0  

Working with Symmetries - Maths Undergraduate talk

Eve Pound, PhD student in the School of Mathematics and Statistics, gives a talk about working with symmetries.

From  Faculty Of Science on August 1st, 2020 0 likes 14 plays 0  

What is Mathematical Biology - Maths Undergraduate talk

Natasha Ellison, PhD student in the School of Mathematics and Statistics, gives an introduction to the field of mathematical biology.

From  Faculty Of Science on August 1st, 2020 0 likes 23 plays 0  

Postgraduate study in Mathematics - MSc Mathematics (MAST30)

Dr Paul Mitchener gives an introduction to postgraduate study in the School of Mathematics and Statistics.

From  Faculty Of Science on June 18th, 2020 0 likes 44 plays 0  

Susanna - Studying Mathematics and Statistics

Susanna, one of our Maths students, talks about her time studying at university.

From  Faculty Of Science on June 16th, 2020 0 likes 183 plays 0  

Mathematics and Statistics - Applicant Day talk (May 6th)

Applicant Day talk from the department of Mathematics and Statistics

From  Faculty Of Science on May 6th, 2020 0 likes 61 plays 0  

Mathematics and Statistics - Applicant Day talk

Presented on 22/4/20

From  Faculty Of Science on April 22nd, 2020 0 likes 30 plays 0  

Disease modelling: S-I-R models

Dr Alex Best, from the Mathematical Biology group at the University of Sheffield, discusses how they use S-I-R models to model infectious diseases.

From  Faculty Of Science on March 31st, 2020 0 likes 36 plays 0  

Leonardo da Vinci: Father of fluid mechanics

Leonardo da Vinci was fascinated by the patterns in nature. As Sheffield has been marking the 500th anniversary of his death with a major exhibition of his drawings, mathematician Dr Elena Marensi…

From  Faculty Of Science on January 17th, 2020 0 likes 3 plays 0  

Combined examples of ends

Simon Willerton from the School of Mathematics and Statistics looks at combined examples of ends

From  Graham McElearney on May 20th, 2019 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Student story: Weishan Shi, international student

Weishan Shi shares her experiences of being an international student in the School of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Sheffield.

From  Robert Cooke on January 2nd, 2018 0 likes 50 plays 0  

Student story: Weishan Shi, MSc Statistics with Medical Applications

Weishan Shi shares her experiences of studying the MSc Statistics with Medical Applications course in the School of Mathematics and Statistics.

From  Robert Cooke on November 27th, 2017 0 likes 1,028 plays 0