Mathematics enrichment classes sponsored by MASCOS

As in past years, MASCOS is sponsoring a series of mathematics enrichment classes in 2012,run by the Australian Mathematical Olympiad Committee for students who have done particularly well in recent contests. Presented by lecturers from the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at The University of Melbourne, these classes introduce students to interesting areas of mathematics that they might otherwise not meet until much later in their education.

[Posted: 13/07/2012]

Applying physics to better traffic flows

Former MASCOS Research Fellow Tim Garoni (Monash University) speaks with Jennifer Foreshew from the Australian.

>> Link >>[Posted: 17/01/2012]

Going places:why better traffic lights make better sense

Garoni, de Gier and Zhang (MASCOS) have been working with VicRoad on a joint project: Arterial Road Congestion: Network Modelling and Improved Control.

>> Link >>[Posted: 19/12/2011]

Ending traffic jams

Garoni, de Gier and Zhang (MASCOS) have been working with VicRoad on a joint project: Arterial Road Congestion: Network Modelling and Improved Control.

>> Link >>[Posted: 07/12/2011]

QLD teacher recruitment scheme

Griffith University and QLD DET is recruiting exceptional maths/science postgraduate students to undertake a Graduate Diploma in Education, supported by the Benowa Teacher Education Centre of Excellence. For further details see the website below.

>> Link >>[Posted: 21/10/2011]

Mathematics enrichment classes sponsored by MASCOS

As in past years, MASCOS is sponsoring a series of mathematics enrichment classes in 2010, run by the Australian Mathematical Olympiad Committee for students who have done particularly well in recent contests. Presented by lecturers from the Department of Mathematics and Statistics at The University of Melbourne, these classes introduce students to interesting areas of mathematics that they might otherwise not meet until much later in their education.

[Posted: 25/07/2011]

Ian Enting presents 'Real climate debates: a report from the IUGG General Assembly'

In The Conversation, MASCOS Professorial Fellow Ian Enting offers insight into some of the real debates in climate science, in contrast to typical media coverage.

>> Link >>[Posted: 11/07/2011]

Ian Enting: contribution to The Conversation

Ian Enting has contributed an article and to The Conversation's 'Clearing up the climate debate' series this week. Follow the link below.

>> Link >>[Posted: 21/06/2011]

E-News (Edition June 2010)

Ian Enting responds to Ian Plimer's "Heaven + Earth"

Ian Enting has responded at length to Ian Plimer's recent book "Heaven + Earth", highlighting numerous errors, inconsistencies, misrepresentations and misattributions.

link[Posted: 01/09/2009]

E-News (Edition July 2009)

MASCOS Newsletter

The ARC Centre of Excellence for Mathematics and Statistics of Complex Systems June 2005 Newsletter is now available for download.

>> Link >>[Posted: 27/10/2005]