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Hamilton Day Public Conversation and Prize Giving 2015

07 October 2015

On Hamilton day the Academy will host a Public Conversation with a number of leading Irish researchers. This event will aim to examine networks and their applications from different perspectives. The speakers will cover mathematics, engineering and statistics.

The event will be moderated by Dr Aoibhinn Ní Shúilleabháin, School of Mathematics & Statistics, UCD and speakers will include Professor Nial Friel from UCD and Professor Daniel Spielman from Yale University

Following the Public Conversation, ten of Ireland’s top Maths Students will be awarded the Hamilton Prize in recognition of their achievement.

This year’s prize for this year is kindly supported by Arup and the Irish Times.

Hamilton Day and the Hamilton Lecture are kindly supported by ARUP and The Irish Times.

 

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