Research development in Africa

Summaries of my work in Africa


  • New Africa-Uninet project Uganda-Austria Collaboration in Algebra and Geometry to start later in 2024, will colleagues at TU Graz, Makerere, Busitema and Kabale Universities
  • I am an organiser of the 2024 EAUMP-ICTP School on the Mathematics of AI, in collaboration with AMU, CIMPA and ISP
  • I am one of the organisers of a Minisymposium Shared Horizons: collaborations between Europe and the Global South at the ECM in Sevilla, July 2024

Recent events

Some partner institutions

Successful grant applications in support of mathematics in Africa

  • £170,892, EPSRC GCRF Grant for Capacity building in Africa via technology-driven research in algebraic and arithmetic geometry, also known as the Abram Gannibal Project, 2019-2022
  • £42,452, Internal HEFCE Global Challenges Research Fund Grant 2018, University of Oxford, in support of research into the use of big data in agriculture
  • £60,970, EPSRC Global Challenges Research Fund Institutional Sponsorship Funding 2016, University of Oxford, in support of research in quantitative corruption analysis
  • £10,000, LMS MARM Mentoring Scheme grant, 2014-2016, in support of collaboration with the Geometry group, Department of Mathematics, University of Nairobi, Kenya
  • £10,000, LMS MARM Mentoring Scheme grant, 2010-2012, in support of collaboration with the Department of Mathematics and Applied Statistics, Maseno University, Kenya

Some events I helped to organize

Collaborations with African mathematicians

Other publications