Previous Winners of NAG Student Awards

Rewarding the best student talent

NAG Prize for Outstanding Performance On the Numerical Analysis Undergraduate Study Pathway

Prizewinner - Kate Ellis

"My degree and this award has boosted my confidence in my ability to start a career as a woman in data science. I intend to gain valuable work experience and travel for a year before moving to London and commencing my career."


Boyang Han

"I plan to pursue a master degree and a PhD degree in the UK. Probably focusing on Mathematical and Computational Finance."


NAG-Sponsored Annual Prize for best performance student in the MSc Component of the EPSRC CDT in Fluid Dynamics

Thomas Sykes of the University of Leeds receiving the prize from Professor Peter Jimack, December 2018.

Thomas Sykes Prizewinner
NAG MSc Prize in Applied Mathematics with Numerical Analysis

Thomas McSweeney of the University of Manchester won the NAG MSc Prize in Applied Mathematics with Numerical Analysis

Thomas McSweeny Prizewinner
Manchester SIAM-IMA Student Chapter Conference 2017

NAG was delighted to sponsor prizes for the best student talks and poster recently, below are photos of two of the prize winners. Nick Dingle of NAG made the presentations.

Best poster: Paul Russell, "Parameter Space Maps and Monte Carlo Methods"

Paul Russell Prizewinner

Best Talk, Track 1: Helena Stage, "Anomalous Diffusion of Synaptic Vessels - How A Neutron Fires"

Helena Stage Prizewinner
NAG Prize Winner Caitlin Chalk Best Performance MSc/PhD Fluid Dynamics, University of Leeds

NAG was delighted for Professor Peter Jimack, University of Leeds, and NAG Director, to present our latest NAG Prize to winner Caitlin Chalk recently.

Congratulations and well done Caitlin, from all at NAG!

Caitlin Chalk Prizewinner
Manchester SIAM Student Chapter Conference 2016

NAG were, once again, delighted to sponsor this event. We awarded NAG sponsored best talk prize to:

Georgia Lynott - "Elastic Wave Scattering in a Lattice Material and the Efficient Evaluation of the Periodic Green's Function".

Georgia Lynott - prizewinner

And NAG sponsored best poster to:
Pranjal - "An Optimal Solver for Linear Systems Arising from Stochastic FEM Approximation of Diffusion Equations with Random Coefficients".

Pranjal Prizewinner
2016 NAG Student Prize Winners Announced

Craig Lucas of NAG awarding the Prize for MSc in Applied Mathematics with Numerical Analysis to Adam Crowder

The award was presented at the Applied Maths Industry Day that took place on the 3rd February. Adam is now doing a PhD at Manchester with Catherine Powell in "adaptive algorithms for the stochastic Galerkin finite element method"

Adam Crowder Prizewinner

Zhanbin Du, now based in China, winner of the MSc in Mathematical Finance, 2016

Zhanbin Du Prizewinner