Entries by LML

LML External Fellows

We are pleased to announce the LML External Fellows of 2016 / 17;  Colm Connaughton, Max Werner, Yuzuru Sato, Mark Buchanan, Isaac Pérez Castillo and Imre Kondor. 

Percolation on trees as a Brownian excursion

Nicholas Moloney and Francesc Font-Clos have written up their calculation on the size of percolating clusters in branching processes. They exploit a mapping between continuum trees and Brownian excursions, and arrive at a diffusion equation with suitable boundary conditions.

Science on Screen: Pi with Simon DeDeo

The third Science on Screen of the second series was presented by Simon DeDeo, who chose Darren Aronofksy’s cult film Pi. Simon gave an entertaining introduction to patterns, and how we as humans are primed to see them everywhere, either consciously or subconsciously.