Organization profile

Organisation profile

We are part of the School of Mathematical and Computer Sciences at Heriot-Watt University and of the Maxwell Institute for Mathematical Sciences, which achieved excellent results in the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise.

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gauge theory Physics & Astronomy
algebra Physics & Astronomy
Ising model Physics & Astronomy
Yang-Mills theory Physics & Astronomy
gravitation Physics & Astronomy
strings Physics & Astronomy
matrices Physics & Astronomy
instantons Physics & Astronomy

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Research Output 1969 2019

Acylindrical actions on CAT(0) square complexes

Martin, A., 31 May 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Groups, Geometry, and Dynamics.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

ALF gravitational instantons and collapsing Ricci-flat metrics on the K3 surface

Foscolo, L., 8 May 2019, In : Journal of Differential Geometry. 112, 1, p. 79-120 42 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
K3 Surfaces


BAMC/SIAM Best Student Talk

Cathal Cummins (Recipient), 2013

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


Conway Medal

Cathal Cummins (Recipient), 2009

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


Five Scientific Findings That Could Lead to New Inventions

Cathal Cummins (Recipient), 2019

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


Activities 2014 2019

  • 3 Editorial activity
  • 2 Other
  • 1 Invited talk

Scientific Committee Member

Laura Ciobanu Radomirovic (Recipient)
Jul 2019

Activity: Other

Proceedings of the Edinburgh Mathematical Society (Journal)

Laura Ciobanu Radomirovic (Editorial board member)

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

Fellowship Hausdorff Institute of Mathematics Bonn

Laura Ciobanu Radomirovic (Recipient)
Nov 2018Dec 2018

Activity: Other

Press / Media

How do dandelions spread their seeds?

Cathal Cummins


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Research

The uplifting science of how dandelion seeds stay aloft

Cathal Cummins


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Research

Drifting Dandelion Seeds Produce a Vortex Never Before Seen

Cathal Cummins


1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Research