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People of PI: Math maven Kasia Rejzner

Posted on Thursday 5 October 2017

If society boosts confidence in math, women will come to (and more importantly, stay in) the field, says Emmy Noether Visiting Fellow Kasia Rejzner.


York mathematician appointed as LMS Holgate Session Leader

Posted on Friday 18 August 2017

Dr Stephen Connor has been selected to be a London Mathematical Society Holgate Session Leader.


Outstanding 2017 NSS Result

Posted on Thursday 10 August 2017

With an overall satisfaction rate of 95% for our Mathematics Department, York is confirmed as one of the best places to study Maths in the UK.


New breakthrough discovery: Every quantum particle travels backwards

Posted on Monday 17 July 2017

Mathematicians at the Universities of York, Munich and Cardiff have identified a unique property of quantum mechanical particles – they can move in the opposite way to the direction in which they are being pushed.


Skin plays significant role in spread of leishmaniasis

Posted on Friday 14 July 2017

Scientists at the University of York have discovered that parasites responsible for leishmaniasis - a globally occurring neglected tropical disease spread by sand flies – are mainly acquired from the skin rather than a person’s blood.


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