Department News


2011 Australian Laureate Fellowship awarded to Professor Peter Hall

[posted: 11/8/2011]

Professor Peter Hall has been awarded the prestigious Australian Laureate Fellowship. Professor Peter Hall's award profile... more

Wild animals benefit from maths

[posted: 12/5/2011]

While Little Penguins and Mountain Pygmy Possums might not be able to do algebra they are helping a team of mathematicians from the University of Melbourne to solve some tough biological questions. Sally... more

Hundreds and thousands of theories

[posted: 12/5/2011]

They’d been to the MCG and Great Ocean Road for their taste of Australia. For dessert the 24 visiting graduate students from the University of Groningen in The Netherlands were to get a world’s first... more

Maurice Belz Scholarships - Applications Open

[posted: 5/4/2011]

Up to 3 scholarships will be offered in 2011 Each Scholarship will be $7000 Who Can Apply? Students enrolled or intending to enrol in The University of Melbourne Honours... more

Department alumnus wins prestigious prize

[posted: 4/4/2011]

Jonathan Pila, a former student of the Department of Mathematics & Statistics, has been awarded the 2011 Clay Mathematics Institute for his groundbreaking research: More... more

Gus Schrader won Fulbright Scholarship award

[posted: 11/3/2011]

Department's PhD student, Gus Schrader has won a prestigious International Fulbright Scholarship Science and Technology award. An... more

Eulogy for Professor Greg Hjorth

[posted: 7/2/2011]

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Applications are being accepted for The Muriel Ramm Science Bursary 2011

[posted: 1/2/2011]

The Faculty of Science is pleased to invite applications for the Muriel Ramm Science Bursary. The value of the bursary in 2011 will be approximately $8,000. Tenure is for one year. ... more

Maths & Stats Matters - October Edition

[posted: 19/10/2010]

Read the latest issue of the Department Newsletter, Maths & Stats Matters below. You can also find the newsletter in hard copy around the Richard Berry Building. Any suggestions or contribution for the... more

George Szekeres Medal for 2010

[posted: 1/10/2010]

from Peter Taylor: I have absolute pleasure to announce that Peter Hall has been awarded the George Szekeres Medal for 2010. The citation for Peter's award is attached. See citation.... more