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Elizabeth Kimber wins New Researcher Award 2022

Research student Elizabeth Kimber has won the British Society for Research into Learning Mathematics New Researcher Award 2022.

17th September 2022

June Barrow-Green speaks at ICM 2022

Professor June Barrow-Green spoke at the virtual International Congress for Mathematicians 2022 on George Birkhoff’s forgotten manuscript and his programme for dynamics.

11th July 2022

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
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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)