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Research Areas

Research in the Department of Mathematical Sciences is organised into a number of groups interacting with each other and other departments. Find a brief description of the groups and their research interests by following the below links. Each group maintains its own web pages, and much more detailed information about research, postgraduate studies and seminars can be found there.


Excellent research impact

Dr Peter Craig, Professor Michael Goldstein and Professor David Wooff are winners of the Durham University’s Award for Excellence in Research Impact in 2014. Professor David Wooff leads a team of PhD statisticians in developing the “forecaster’s predictive analytics engine”, which shows retailers where and how to spend online advertising budgets to deliver the greatest profit.