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American Mathematical Society publishes paper by Jamie Walton, PhD with the Department of Mathematics.

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Ocean discovered on Enceladus may be best place to look for alien life

Evidence from Cassini spacecraft suggests a large body of liquid water beneath the surface of Saturn's moon Enceladus
The Department's very own Prof Nikolai Brilliantov in 2008 worked out how water vapour jets might blast out of Enceladus if it harboured an underground ocean. Confirmation of the ocean made Enceladus the most likely place so far to find extraterrestrial life.

 

Six degrees of separation: why it is a small world after all

Six degrees of separation: why it is a small world after all

Posted by pt91 at Oct 20, 2017 11:24 AM |

Study examines how small-world networks occur within bigger and more complex structures

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University of Leicester Mathematician accorded title of Pioneer at International Conference

University of Leicester Mathematician accorded title of Pioneer at International Conference

Posted by ew205 at Oct 06, 2017 04:30 PM |

Professor Alexander Gorban honoured for ‘extraordinary contribution’ to his discipline

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Leicester passes 4 million readers milestone on The Conversation

Leicester passes 4 million readers milestone on The Conversation

Posted by ap507 at Sep 19, 2017 12:20 PM |

With topics ranging from North Korea to Brexit, to flying warehouses and Jupiter's Great Red Spot, Leicester experts have contributed a wide variety of opinion articles to the platform

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Expert opinions cover Brexit, Russia and tuition fees

Expert opinions cover Brexit, Russia and tuition fees

Posted by ap507 at Aug 23, 2017 02:35 PM |

The Conversation and Think: Leicester talking points: a range of topical issues tackled by academics between 17 - 23 August

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New theorems could help robots to correct errors on-the-fly and learn from each other

New theorems could help robots to correct errors on-the-fly and learn from each other

Posted by ap507 at Aug 21, 2017 09:19 AM |

New stochastic separation theorems proved by Leicester mathematicians could enhance capabilities of artificial intelligence

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Research suggests greater access to Higher Education could have reversed EU referendum result

Research suggests greater access to Higher Education could have reversed EU referendum result

Posted by ap507 at Aug 07, 2017 12:00 PM |

Findings from our Department of Mathematics suggest that greater access to Higher Education can influence political outcomes

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