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The Faculty holds the Athena SWAN Silver Award which recognises our commitment to providing equality for women in mathematics and science

A first class learning environment based on research excellence

Faculty of Mathematics and Physical Sciences

Searching for 250 great minds

The University of Leeds biggest ever recruitment drive has been launched to find 250 new academic researchers.

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Staff and student spotlight

Profiling the success of some of our hard working staff and students from across the faculty

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Take a short tour around some of the research and teaching facilities that are available within the Faculty of Mathematics and Physical Sciences.

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You can explore the depth and breadth of our teaching and research by taking a look at the individual subject areas that we cover within the Faculty.

News across the Faculty

'Endless possibilities' for bio-nanotechnology
A new study published in in the journal Nano Letters, by Professor Steve Evans and George Heath (PhD student) from the Molecular and Nanoscale Physics Group, in the School of Physics and Astronomy, demonstrates how stable ‘lipid membranes’ – the thin ‘skin’ that surrounds all biological cells – can be applied to synthetic surfaces.

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