skip to content

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 Oscar Randal-Williams

Congratulations to Oscar Randal-Williams

on winning a Clay Research Award


Read more at: Professor John Coates (1945-2022)

Professor John Coates (1945-2022)

We are sad to learn of the death of John Coates FRS, Sadleirian Professor 1986-2012. John was a distinguished number theorist and a dynamic Head of DPMMS 1991-97. 



Read more at: Combinatorics Meets Model Theory

Combinatorics Meets Model Theory

Conference will take place 20-24 June 2022


Read more at: Workshop in honour of James Norris' 60th birthday

Workshop in honour of James Norris' 60th birthday

Scaling limits: from statistical mechanics to manifolds 5-7 September 2022. Registration is required (but free of charge). Deadline: July 31, 2022.



Read more at: International Congress of Mathematicians

International Congress of Mathematicians

Congratulations to Roland Bauerschmidt, Richard Nickl, Oscar Randal-Williams, Jake Rasmussen and Peter Varju who have been invited to speak at ICM 2022.


Read more at: Mordell 2022 – 100 years of the arithmetic of elliptic curves

Mordell 2022 – 100 years of the arithmetic of elliptic curves

Conference will take place August 15-19, 2022



Read more at: COMB in CAMB

COMB in CAMB

Summer School on Combinatorial Methods in Algebraic Geometry 5-9 September 2022


Read more at: Congratulations to Ailsa Keating

Congratulations to Ailsa Keating

Awarded European Research Council (ERC) Starting Grant 



Read more at: Congratulations to Rajen Shah

Congratulations to Rajen Shah

2022 winner of Guy Medal in Bronze


Read more at: Congratulations to Jack Thorne

Congratulations to Jack Thorne

awarded the 2022 New Horizons in Mathematics Prize



Read more at: Advice on travel

Advice on travel

For all staff and students planning to travel on University business



Read more at: Welcome to DPMMS

Welcome to DPMMS

Welcome to DPMMS 



Topology talk

DPMMS Conferences

Cambridge Statistics Clinic

05
Sep
09:00 - 17:00: COMB in CAMB
DPMMS Conferences

DPMMS Conferences

Cambridge Statistics Clinic