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A career in tax - it's varied and always in the news

Sam Nield, maths alumnus, is a tax associate at PwC. He secured an internship in his second year and was offered a job at the end of his degree. Sam talks about what he does on a day-to-day basis…

From  Jackie Thompson on November 29th, 2018 0 likes 34 plays 0  

Mathematics 360 facilities tour

Take a look around the School of Mathematical Sciences to see the range of study spaces available to our students. http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/Mathematics

From  Tom Travis on February 12th, 2018 0 likes 267 plays 0  

Carwyn Jones, maths graduate, talks about his first role within the pharmaceutical industry

Carwyn started his career as a medical sales rep (also known as 'carrying the bag') and he talks about what this involves, the training and progression routes. Carwyn is now Partner at Open…

From  Jackie Thompson on November 30th, 2016 0 likes 105 plays 0  

Maths Matters: The maths of the brain

Using mathematical modelling to understand our brain functions and ultimately solve real world problems. Visit the website for the School of Mathematical…

From  sbzlph on February 24th, 2016 0 likes 48 plays 0  

Maths Matters: The maths of amplifiers

How mathematics can be used to design amplifiers with the lowest distortion. Visit the website for the School of Mathematical Sciences: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/Mathematics/index.aspx

From  sbzlph on February 24th, 2016 0 likes 144 plays 0  

Maths Matters: How does the universe work?

How we use maths in the field of Physics? Described here is how one mathematician is trying to make sense of how the universe works using mathematics. Visit the website for the School of…

From  sbzlph on February 23rd, 2016 0 likes 52 plays 0  

Maths Matters: The maths of roulette

The game of roulette is used to explain probability theory. Visit the website for the School of Mathematical Sciences: http://www.nottingham.ac.uk/Mathematics/index.aspx

From  sbzlph on February 23rd, 2016 0 likes 57 plays 0  

Women in Maths - Weronika Czerniawska

I am a PhD student. My research area and my passion is Number Theory. I am happy I can do what I love.

From  sbzlph on October 8th, 2015 0 likes 228 plays 0  

Women in Maths - Suzana Aldwaik

I am a PhD student at The University of Nottingham. In this video I talk about my enthusiasm for my subject and what attracted me to study maths.

From  sbzlph on October 8th, 2015 0 likes 102 plays 0  

Women in Maths - Lisa Glaser

I'm a postdoctoral scholar at The University of Nottingham, that means I'm not a student anymore but not quite a faculty academic yet. Here I talk a bit about how I got where I am now and…

From  sbzlph on October 8th, 2015 0 likes 57 plays 0  

Women in Maths - Leah Band

I'm a research fellow at the University of Nottingham funded by the Leverhulme Trust. My working life is spent trying to use maths to understand how plants grow, and my home life is spent…

From  sbzlph on October 8th, 2015 0 likes 76 plays 0  

Women in Maths - Kirsty Bolton

I am an Anne McLaren postdoctoral research fellow at the University of Nottingham. In this video I talk about how maths has taken me from astronomy to my current research on the spread of infectious…

From  sbzlph on October 8th, 2015 0 likes 184 plays 0  

Women in Maths - Silke Weinfurtner

In August 2014 Maryam Mirzakhani, a professor at Stanford University, became the first woman to win the Fields Medal for achievements in mathematics, a medal comparable in prestige to a Nobel…

From  sbzlph on September 17th, 2014 0 likes 193 plays 0  

Women in Maths - Susanne Pumpluen

In August 2014 Maryam Mirzakhani, a professor at Stanford University, became the first woman to win the Fields Medal for achievements in mathematics, a medal comparable in prestige to a Nobel…

From  sbzlph on September 17th, 2014 0 likes 146 plays 0  

Women in Maths - Bindi Brook

In August 2014 Maryam Mirzakhani, a professor at Stanford University, became the first woman to win the Fields Medal for achievements in mathematics, a medal comparable in prestige to a Nobel…

From  sbzlph on September 17th, 2014 0 likes 90 plays 0  

Women in Maths - Lisa Mott

In August 2014 Maryam Mirzakhani, a professor at Stanford University, became the first woman to win the Fields Medal for achievements in mathematics, a medal comparable in prestige to a Nobel…

From  sbzlph on September 17th, 2014 0 likes 100 plays 0  

Women in Maths - Renata Retkute

In August 2014 Maryam Mirzakhani, a professor at Stanford University, became the first woman to win the Fields Medal for achievements in mathematics, a medal comparable in prestige to a Nobel…

From  sbzlph on September 17th, 2014 0 likes 71 plays 0  

Women in Maths - Ivette Fuentes

In August 2014 Maryam Mirzakhani, a professor at Stanford University, became the first woman to win the Fields Medal for achievements in mathematics, a medal comparable in prestige to a Nobel…

From  sbzlph on September 17th, 2014 0 likes 83 plays 0  

Women in Maths

In August 2014 Maryam Mirzakhani, a professor at Stanford University, became the first woman to win the Fields Medal for achievements in mathematics, a medal comparable in prestige to a Nobel…

From  sbzlph on September 17th, 2014 0 likes 172 plays 0  

Undergraduate study in the School of Mathematical Sciences

Find out what it is like to study maths from our own staff and students in the school of mathematical sciences. There are lots of opportunities for our undergraduates as is explained. Find out more…

From  sbzlph on July 1st, 2014 0 likes 3,559 plays 0  

Tom Wicks - PhD Mathematics

Tom tells us about his PhD, and why he chose to progress from undergraduate to postgraduate study at Nottingham.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 99 plays 0  

Tom Bennison - PhD Mathematics

Tom talks about the teaching opportunities available for PhD students.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 71 plays 0  

Timothy Eyre - PhD Mathematics

Timothy talks about his PhD experience and his current job.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 64 plays 0  

Steven Murphy - MSc Scientific Computation with Industrial Mathematics

Steven tells us why he chose to undertake a masters at Nottingham.

From  Digital Communications on June 13th, 2013 0 likes 49 plays 0