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Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics

Welcome to DPMMS 

The Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics (DPMMS) (including the Statistical Laboratory as a sub-department) conducts teaching and research across a wide range of pure mathematics, probability and statistics.   DPMMS currently hosts over 100 Academic and Research Staff and around 80 PhD students over three Pavilions as part of the Centre for Mathematical Sciences. 

Read more at: Congratulations to Paul Minter

Congratulations to Paul Minter

appointed Clay Research Fellow from July 2023


Read more at: Congratulations to Jack Thorne

Congratulations to Jack Thorne

jointly awarded the The 2023 AMS Cole Prize in Number Theory 



Read more at: Congratulations to Jason Miller

Congratulations to Jason Miller

jointly awarded the 2023 Leonard Eisenbud Prize for works on random two-dimensional geometries, and in particular on Liouville Quantum Gravity.


Read more at: Congratulations to Pierre Raphael

Congratulations to Pierre Raphael

on being jointly awarded the 2023 Bôcher Memorial Prize for groundbreaking work establishing the existence of blow-up solutions to the defocusing NLS equation in some supercritical regimes and to the compressible Euler and Navier-Stokes equations.



Read more at: Iwasawa 2023: in memory of John Coates

Iwasawa 2023: in memory of John Coates

The ninth Iwasawa conference will take place 17-21 July  2023 at the University of Cambridge


Read more at: 70 Years of Percolation, 24 – 28 July 2023

70 Years of Percolation, 24 – 28 July 2023

A conference in honour of Geoffrey Grimmett’s 70th birthday



Read more at: David Spiegelhalter and the Infected Blood Inquiry

David Spiegelhalter and the Infected Blood Inquiry

David was part of a team giving extensive evidence to the Infected Blood Inquiry. This was established to investigate the circumstances in which people were given infected blood and infected blood products, in particular in the 1970s and 1980s.



Read more at: Advice on travel

Advice on travel

For all staff and students planning to travel on University business



Partial Differential Equations seminar

Topology talk

07
Feb
14:30 - 15:30: Title to be confirmed
Number Theory Seminar

Information Theory Seminar


Differential Geometry and Topology Seminar