Research in the School of Mathematics is undertaken in a wide variety of areas of the mathematical sciences, including pure, applied, statistics, operational research as well as mathematical physics. The research environment is enhanced by the International Centre for Mathematical Sciences and by close collaboration with Heriot-Watt University through the Maxwell Institute.

Research groups include:

  • Algebra and Number Theory
  • Analysis
  • Geometry and Topology
  • Mathematical Physics
  • Operational Research and Optimization
  • Probability & Stochastic Analysis
  • Statistics

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  • Emergent eddy saturation diagnostic data 

    Mak, Julian; Marshall, David; Maddison, James; Bachman, Scott
    Dataset for the article "Emergent eddy saturation from an energy constrained eddy parameterisation".
  • g-BAOAB source files 

    Matthews, Charles
    The files included here are the code files needed to implement the geodesic integration schemes relevant to the manuscript: ``Efficient molecular dynamics using geodesic integration and solvent-solute splitting'' (Proceedings ...
  • Dispersion in networks 

    Danioux, Eric
    Ensemble of Matlab routines to calculate the time evolution of a scalar in a network following the advection-diffusion equation. The particular case of dispersion in the Manhattan road grid is included. Please refer to ...
  • Fast methods for training Gaussian processes 

    Moore, Christopher J; Chua, Alvin J K; Berry, Christopher P L; Gair, Jonathan R
    This submission includes a simplified version of some code we have been developing for fast training of Gaussian processes. We also include a sample data set, which is NOAA tidal data from Woods Hole in the US, downloaded ...
  • Scattering of inertial waves by random flows 

    Danioux, Eric
    This dataset contains a matlab code that simulates the Young and Ben Jelloul equation for inertial waves propagating in a 2D flow. Also attached is a program to generate a 2D gaussian random flow, and a routine to calculate ...
  • Eddy diffusivity diagnostics data 

    Mak, Julian; Maddison, James; Marshall, David
    Coarse resolution numerical ocean models must typically include a parameterisation for mesoscale turbulence. A common recipe for such parameterisations is to invoke down-gradient mixing, or diffusion, of some tracer quantity, ...
  • Constrained interpolation data (superseded) 

    Maddison, James R.; Hiester, Hannah R.
  • Quasi-geostrophic double gyre force function data 

    Maddison, James R.; Marshall, D.P.; Shipton, J.
  • Parallel simplex benchmarking results 

    Huangfu, Qi; Hall, J.A.J.
    Data used to generate results in "Parallelizing the dual revised simplex method" http://www.maths.ed.ac.uk/hall/HuHa13/, a copy of which is attached.
  • Snapshots of an N-body model of M4 

    Heggie, Douglas (University of Edinburgh. School of Mathematics, 2014-09-04)
    326 snapshots of an N-body model of the Galactic globular cluster M4. Each snapshot consists of a list of all the particles in the simulation at one time.
  • HypFun 

    Pearson, John (University of Edinburgh. School of Mathematics, 2014-07-29)
    MATLAB code for computing the confluent and Gauss hypergeometric functions using a range of numerical methods.
  • Symmetry operators Mathematica notebook 

    Backdahl, Thomas (2014-04-17)
    This is a collection of files intended for verification of the results in the paper Andersson, L, Bäckdahl, T, Blue, P, "Second order symmetry operators", (2014) arXiv:1402.6252 [gr-qc] to appear in Class. Quantum Grav.