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REF 2021 results are out!

The results of the REF 2021 are out with 95% of Open University research in mathematical sciences judged to be internationally excellent or world leading.

13th May 2022

Katherine Staden awarded an EPSRC Fellowship

Congratulations to Katherine Staden who has been awarded a three-year EPSRC Fellowship of £300,374 for her research project Graph decompositions via probability and designs.

22nd April 2022

Mahfuzur Khokan wins best trainee poster award

PhD student Mahfuzur Khokan was awarded the best trainee poster award at the European Mathematical Genetics Meeting 2022.

21st April 2022
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Our members include two Whitehead Prize winners, a Bradford Hill medallist, a Fellow of the American Mathematical Society, a Fellow of the American Statistical Association and a Fellow of the Institute of Mathematical Statistics.

As well as research funded by significant external grants from funders such as EPSRCMRC, the BBSRC, the EU and the Leverhulme Trust, we make significant contributions to the public awareness and understanding of science, in particular through collaborations with the BBC, for example in the long-running acclaimed Radio 4 series More or less.

Director of Research and Postgraduate Research Tutor

ian short Ian Short, Director of Research (for research enquiries)
reem yassawi Reem Yassawi, Postgraduate Research Tutor (for PhD enquiries)