Current News

News from the School of Mathematics and Statistics.

Last September, Dr Thomas Britz presented a talk, "The Emotions of Mathematics", for the TEDxUNSW 2018 Conference. He joined a schedule of 12 invited speakers for the full-day event in UNSW's...

A/Prof. David Harvey and his collaborator Joris van der Hoeven have posted a HAL preprint that describes a new algorithm for multiplication of two $n$-bit integers in $O(n \log n)$ time. This...

We are delighted to announce that UNSW Mathematics and Statistics has achieved a top rating in the recent ARC Excellence in Research review of Australian University Research. The 2018-2019 review has...

We are proud to report that Mathematics at UNSW Sydney has recorded a strong result in this year's QS World University Rankings.  In the 2019 Subject Rankings for Mathematics, UNSW Sydney has placed...

School members gathered for lunch in the staff common room today to thank Diana Combe and Frank Reid for their many years of service.  Diana has resigned but will continue on as an Adjunct member of...

We are proud to announce that Professor Gary Froyland has been invited to be a plenary speaker at Equadiff 2019. Equadiff 2019, a large biennial international conference devoted to the field of...

Associate Professor Yanan Fan has led a study which has revealed the existence of a gender and cultural bias towards teachers by university students. The analysis, published in PLOS One, is the...

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