Heilbronn Institute
for Mathematical Research

The Heilbronn Institute supports mathematics in the UK through Research Fellowships and sabbatical opportunities for mathematicians and data scientists, and through a programme of conferences, workshops and focused research activities.

Recent News

  • Congratulations to Frances Kirwan
    Congratulations to Professor Dame Frances Kirwan on her recent award of the 2021 Royal Society Sylvester Medal. The Sylvester Medal is awarded annually for an outstanding researcher…
  • Heilbronn Small Grants Scheme
    The Heilbronn Institute welcomes proposals for small grants of up to £5,000 (accepting applications up to £10,000, or occasionally greater when a strong case is…
  • Congratulations to Nick Wilkins
    Congratulations to Nick Wilkins who has accepted a Simons Collaboration Postdoctoral Fellowship at MIT starting this autumn. Simons Collaboration bring together groups of outstanding scientists…
  • Statement on the Value of Pure Mathematics in Security
    The Heilbronn Institute for Mathematical Research (HIMR) is a strategic partnership between GCHQ and UK universities within which academic mathematicians contribute to problems of national…
  • Professor Victor Snaith
    Victor Snaith, Emeritus Professor at Sheffield University, passed away peacefully in his sleep on 3 July 2021. A number of us have worked with Victor…

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