SMSAS Research Associate Dr Lewis Topley has been awarded a UKRI Future Leaders Fellowship, titled Geometric Representation Theory and W -algebras.
Future Leaders Fellowships were established in 2018 and aim to establish the careers of world-class research and innovation leaders across UK business and academia. As a result of the grant Lewis will be able to continue his own work, can bring world-leading experts in the field to Kent as visitors, and he will be organising some workshops and a pubic engagement project with digital musician Daniel Ross. (See https://www.noizemaschin.com/about-oo7f3)
Only 100 Fellowship awards were available. We congratulate Lewis on this award and wish to record our thanks to everyone who helped/supported his application.