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New Scientist

Researchers recognised by New Scientist for work on Oak Processionary Moth (OPM) survey

PhD Student Holly Middleton-Spencer wins Prestigious Maths Award

Mathematics Association of America award George Pólya to Holly Middleton-Spencer for article on fractals derived from Newton-Raphson iteration

Research led by Dr Hannah Kreczak predicts the movement of microplastics in the ocean

A new model tracking the vertical movement of algae-covered microplastic particles offers hope in the fight against plastic waste in our oceans.

Maths Stats and Physics EPSRC Recognition

Prof Proukakis and Drs Hallam, Dr Kakariadis, and Dr Villa recognised for peer review contributions

Study shows unseen nutrient exchanges between algae and bacteria

Research co-led by Newcastle University has shed new light on important microscopic scale interactions between algae and bacteria predicated on the mutually beneficial exchange of nutrients.

Andrea Dawson Wins Institute of Physics Award

Recognition for her exceptional work as Maths, Stats, and Physics' Senior Physics Technician.

Dr Toby Wood's Research Published in Nature Astronomy

Buried magnetic fields explain brightness variations in neutron stars.