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David Williams FRS is a Welsh mathematician who works in probability theory.
A Doctor of Philosophy (PhD or Ph.D.; Latin Philosophiae doctor) is the highest academic degree awarded by universities in most countries.
The Faculty of Mathematics at the University of Cambridge comprises the Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics (DPMMS) and the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics (DAMTP).
The Institute of Actuaries was one of the two professional bodies which represented actuaries in the United Kingdom.
Lower Hutt (Awakairangi) is a city in the Wellington Region of the North Island of New Zealand.
Mathematical finance, also known as quantitative finance, is a field of applied mathematics, concerned with mathematical modeling of financial markets.
A mathematician is someone who uses an extensive knowledge of mathematics in his or her work, typically to solve mathematical problems.
The Mayhew Prize is a prize awarded annually by the Faculty of Mathematics, University of Cambridge to the student showing the greatest distinction in applied mathematics, primarily for courses offered by DAMTP, but also for some courses offered by the Statistical Laboratory, in the CASM examinations, also known as Part III of the Mathematical Tripos.
Molecular diffusion, often simply called diffusion, is the thermal motion of all (liquid or gas) particles at temperatures above absolute zero.
New Zealand (Aotearoa) is a sovereign island country in the southwestern Pacific Ocean.
Probability theory is the branch of mathematics concerned with probability.
The Professorship of Statistical Science is a professorship at the University of Cambridge.
Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) is a public research university in London, England, and a constituent college of the federal University of London.
The Rollo Davidson Prize is a prize awarded annually to early-career probabilists by the Rollo Davidson trustees.
St John's College is a constituent college of the University of Cambridge (the full, formal name of the college is The Master, Fellows and Scholars of the College of St John the Evangelist in the University of Cambridge).
Stochastic calculus is a branch of mathematics that operates on stochastic processes.
Swansea University (Prifysgol Abertawe) is a public research university located in Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom.
The University of Bath is a public university located in Bath, Somerset, United Kingdom.
The University of Cambridge (informally Cambridge University)The corporate title of the university is The Chancellor, Masters, and Scholars of the University of Cambridge.
The University of Warwick is a plate glass research university in Coventry, England.
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