91% of our research activity is 'world leading' or 'internationally excellent' -- joint 5th in the UK.
Prof Alan Hood has been awarded the RAS Chapman Medal for geophysics for 2015.
Edmund Robertson and John O'Connor have jointly been awarded the LMS Hirst Prize 2015. Edmund Robertson has been awarded the LMS Hirst Lectureship 2015.
Two leading mathematicians who have been appointed to prestigious named chairs have commenced their appointments within days of each other.