Keep up to date with the latest news from the School of Mathematics and Statistics.

  • Nick Brettell headshot

    Rutherford Fellowship for mathematics research

    Researcher Dr Nick Brettell will be joining the University’s School of Mathematics and Statistics to undertake research on mathematical structures called matroids, supported by a Rutherford Foundation Fellowship. Dr Brettell is currently at Durham University in the United Kingdom.

  • Developing zero-carbon aquaculture through data science

    A collaboration led by Victoria University of Wellington has received $13 million in funding to help New Zealand transition to a zero-carbon society by applying data science to the aquaculture industry.

  • Professor Rod Downey being awarded the Rutherford Medal by the Governor-General of New Zealand, Her Excellency Dame Patsy Reddy, at 2018 Research Honours Aotearoa

    Logic, Maths and Modern Society

    2018 Rutherford Medalist Professor Rod Downey FRSNZ discusses how we are living in the most mathematical age of all time, because of computers.