About Us

The Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics (DPMMS) is one of two Mathematics Departments at the University of Cambridge, the other being the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics (DAMTP). The two departments together constitute the Faculty of Mathematics, and are responsible for the teaching of Mathematics and its applications within the Mathematical Tripos.

The Statistical Laboratory is a sub-department of DPMMS.

The Head of DPMMS is James Norris

The Director of the Statistical Laboratory is Richard Samworth

The Departmental Administrator is Vivien Gruar

Contact information

  • Telephone: +44 1223 765000 (international) 01223 765000 (UK)
  • Fax: +44 1223 765900 (CMS reception)
Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics,
Centre for Mathematical Sciences,
University of Cambridge,
Wilberforce Road,