UCD School of Mathematics and Statistics is ranked in the top 1% in the world for both the subjects of Mathematics and Statistics (in the QS World University Rankings by Subject 2016). The School is the largest of its kind in Ireland and offers the greatest choice of programmes at undergraduate, masters and PhD level, reflecting the ubiquity of the mathematical sciences in the modern world. As a dynamic, multi-disciplinary school, we engage in research and teaching in all aspects of Mathematics, Statistics and Actuarial Science. Academic staff are actively involved in many research centres and institutes including Insight Centre for Data Analytics, UCD Complex and Adaptive Systems Laboratory, UCD Meteorology and Climate Centre, the Earth Institute and Claude Shannon Institute.
Associate Professor Miguel D Bustamante (UCD School of Mathematics and Statistics) has been selected as the chairman of the session on Surface Gravity Waves at the upcoming American Physical Society/Division of Fluid Dynamics Meeting (20-22 November 2016, Portland, USA; http://apsdfd2016pdx.org).