Author: Marc West

The father of chaos theory dies
Road colouring problem solved
The first third degree transcendental L-function
Conversations across science and art
Rupa Patel never wanted to be a financial engineer — she wanted to be a maths teacher. However, her skills in conveying difficult mathematical concepts to others, as well as a love of maths, enticed her into the exciting field of financial mathematics. Now she models risk, travels Europe and occasionally finds time to herself to examine the maths of her job in detail.
Generalists can thrive in a world of specialists
World-wide competition to find the master of mathematics
One of science's biggest prizes awarded for research into strings and knots
Why traffic jams occur for seemingly no reason
Cambridge celebrates 25 years since the first very early Universe workshop