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Image analysis - a modern application of mathematics
New technology has provided us with some amazing images - satellite images, medical images, even images beamed back from Mars.
tells us about the increasing role of statistics in interpreting them.
In his second article,
explains the role of mathematics in the design of Hi-Fi loudspeakers.
Natural frequencies and music
In the first of two articles,
discusses the vibrations that can be harnessed by musical instrument makers.
What a coincidence!
Coincidences are familiar to us all but what are the so-called laws of chance? From coin tossing to freak weather events,
explains how probability is at the heart of it all.
Career interview - Actuarial Student
Find out about what it is like to work as an actuary with Watson Wyatt Partners Worldwide. There's also salary information and a careers contact point.
I'll take door number three...
Mathematical mysteries: twin primes
We know there is infinitely many primes, but are there infinitely many twin primes?
It from bit?
Does reality arise from information? What does this even mean? Anton Zeilinger explains the impact of John...
Information about information
What is information and how does it shape our reality?
Ada Lovelace, born 200 years ago this month, is hailed the world's first computer programmer. What exactly...
The maths of February 29
Find out why leap years exist, why you have to wait 400 years for your birthday pattern to repeat, and why...
Maxwell's equations and the secrets of nature
Celebrating the 150th anniversary of Maxwell's equations we talk to physicist John Ellis about what they...
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