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News from the School of Mathematics and Statistics.

Our new Master of Data Science programs offer students the flexibility of studying in the mode that best suits them: fully online, or via traditional face-to-face learning. These programs build on...

We are proud to announce that Dr Jan Zika has won the 2020 Australian Academy of Science Anton Hales Medal.  The Anton Hales Medal, which recognises research in the Earth sciences and honours the...

Five positions are available in UNSW's Data Science Hub. The UNSW Data Science Hub is being established as a major strategic initiative of the Faculty of Science to cultivate and promote foundational...

Professor Jake Olivier has been appointed the next Head of Statistics in the School of Mathematics and Statistics. In his announcement to School members, Head of School Bruce Henry said, "Jake is...

Dr Shane Keating has published a piece in The Conversation on the science of ocean waves.  The story of a wave: from wind-blown ripples to breaking on the beach describes how waves are formed and...

Professor Jake Olivier has been interviewed by SMH for a piece on road and pedestrian safety.  The article highlights the high number of "preventable deaths" on roads over the Christmas period, the...

We are proud to report that several former PhD students have won Dean’s Awards for Outstanding PhD Theses. The following PhD graduates received this inaugural award:  Peter Ayre (Hypergraphs:...

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