Lynne Heather Walling, 1958 - 202115 June 2021Dr. Lynne Walling, Director of the Institute of Pure Mathematics in the School of Mathematics of the University of Bristol, died on 28 May 2021. Roughly a month before, she was diagnosed with terminal cancer. On the evening of Monday 10 May, after having seen a consultant on that day, she called a friend and said, "I'm gonna die. It sucks. I don't have much time. I want a party on Friday.'' She passed away on a Friday morning two weeks later at her Ashley Down home, surrounded by her friends and her pets.
Congratulations to Demi Allen8 June 2021Congratulations to Demi Allen, Heilbronn Fellow, who has accepted a 3 year Zeeman Lectureship at the University of Warwick starting this summer. The Zeeman Lectureships are named after Sir Christopher Zeeman, FRS, founding Professor of Mathematics at the University of Warwick.
Congratulations to Ben Barrett18 May 2021Congratulations to Benjamin Barrett, Heilbronn Research Fellow, who has accepted a position at Nomura Bank in London starting this summer.
Congratulations to Gene Kopp27 April 2021Congratulations to Gene Kopp, Heilbronn Fellow, who has accepted a visiting postdoctoral position at Purdue University from next Autumn and an assistant professor position at Louisiana State University starting in Autumn 2022.
Welcome to Mathew Gajda27 April 2021A warm welcome to Mathew Gajda who has recently joined the Heilbronn events team as Events Administrator.
Congratulations to Rhiannon Dougall22 April 2021Congratulations to Rhiannon Dougall, Heilbronn Fellow, who has accepted an Assistant Professorship at Durham University from next Summer.
Maths Alumni Event Goes Virtual31 March 2021On Tuesday 9 March 2021, the School of Mathematics welcomed back some of their alumni to talk to current students about their experiences since graduating.