Mathematical Sciences Research
We are part of the Maxwell Institute for Mathematical Sciences, a joint research institute bringing together within a single body the research activities of :
- The Department of Mathematics at Heriot-Watt University
- The Department of Actuarial Mathematics & Statistics at Heriot Watt University
- The School of Mathematics at the University of Edinburgh
The institute obtained excellent results in the most recent Research Assessment Exercise, RAE 2008.
We are part of the Edinburgh Research Partnership in Engineering & Mathematics, alongside Edinburgh University, which consists of five joint research institutes and a joint graduate school.
We work closely with the financial services industry via the Scottish Financial Risk Academy.
Our research areas are: