UCL Faculty of Mathematical and Physical Sciences


UCL Faculty of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
UCL Faculty of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Dean Professor Richard Catlow[1]
Admin. staff 445[1]
(Academic and research staff (as at October 2009))
Students 1,833[1]
(Undergraduate (2008/09))
544[1]
(Graduate (2008/09))
Location London, United Kingdom
Website UCL Faculty of Mathematical and Physical Sciences

The UCL Faculty of Mathematical and Physical Sciences is one of the 10 constituent faculties of University College London (UCL).[2] The Faculty, the UCL Faculty of Engineering Sciences and the UCL Faculty of the Built Envirornment (The Bartlett) together form the UCL School of the Built Environment, Engineering and Mathematical and Physical Sciences.

The current Dean is Professor Richard Catlow.[1]

Contents

Departments

The Faculty currently comprises the following departments:[3][4]

Research centres and institutes

The Faculty is closely involved with the following research centres and institutes:[4]

  • UCL Centre for Materials Research
  • UCL Centre for Mathematics and Physics in the Life Sciences and Experimental Biology (CoMPLEX)
  • Centre for Planetary Science at UCL/Birkbeck
  • UCL Institute of Origins
  • UCL Institute for Risk and Disaster Reduction
  • The Thomas Young Centre

CoMPLEX

CoMPLEX (Centre for Mathematics and Physics in the Life Sciences and Experimental Biology) is a inter-disciplinary virtual centre at University College London that seeks to bring together mathematicians, physical scientists, computer scientists and engineers upon the problems posed by complexity in biology and biomedicine. The centre works with 29 departments and Institutes across UCL. It has a MRes/PhD program that requires that its students also belong to at least one of these Departments/Institutes.

The centre is based in the Physics Building on the UCL main campus.

See also

References

  1. ^ a b c d e "UCL Review 2009". University College London. http://www.ucl.ac.uk/news/annual_review_2009. Retrieved 14 September 2010. 
  2. ^ "The Academic Units of UCL". University College London. http://www.ucl.ac.uk/academic-services/academic-units/. Retrieved 14 September 2010. 
  3. ^ "Academic Departments by Faculty". University College London. http://www.ucl.ac.uk/departments/academic-departments/. Retrieved 14 September 2010. 
  4. ^ a b "Departments and Institutes". UCL Faculty of Mathematical and Physical Sciences. http://www.ucl.ac.uk/maps-faculty/departments. Retrieved 15 September 2010. 

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