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Maths has no borders

Professor Rowena Ball brings Indigenous mathematics to ANU

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There's a growing movement to decolonise mathematics. Professor Rowena Ball explains what this means and why it is important.

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This repository shows a sample of science, health and medicine research at ANU. Visit our research school websites for more detail.

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Thu, 11 Apr 2024

A new breath-testing device, developed at ANU, could supersede the finger-prick that is a daily burden for people with diabetes, who need to monitor their blood glucose.

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Wed, 10 Apr 2024

Mathematician Emeritus Robert (Bob) Leith Dewar FAA FAPS FAIP was a giant in the field of theoretical plasma physics.

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Thu, 04 Apr 2024

Researchers from ANU have made a discovery about a little understood protein in the human body that could help treat diseases that cause seizures, including epilepsy.

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Knight-Hennessy Scholars at Stanford University
Mon, Apr 22 2024, 12pm

Join a conversation with an admission officer from Knight-Hennessy Scholars, a multidisciplinary,
multicultural graduate scholarship program. Each Knight-Hennessy scholar receives up to three years of financial support to pursue graduate studies at Stanford. Scholars form a community while engaging in experiences that prepare them to be visionary, courageous, and collaborative leaders who address the world's complex challenges.

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Fri, Apr 26 2024, 8am

Are you interested in data wrangling, visualisation, analysis, and presentation design? The Research School of Finance, Actuarial Studies and Statistics will be holding an American Statistical Association DataFest from April 26 - 28.

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Thu, May 16 2024, 6:30pm

The Mathematical Sciences Institute, the ANU Film Group and the Embassy of the Republic of Poland in Canberra are delighted to present the screening of Adventures of a Mathematician. Light refreshments will be served along with short speeches from organisers before the movie starts.

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