Investigating the adverse effects of information asymmetry and deliberate errors in social media and the press and attempts to remedy them.

The London Institute for Mathematical Sciences uses mathematics to understand the world and improve it.

Science and business dinner

Business dinner

Our 2019 Science and Business Dinner focused on whether innovation can have a strategy and climate change as a collective action problem.

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Research interests

Research interests

By tracking our papers’ tags in real time, our new research page gives a comprehensive overview of what we’re working on and what’s new.

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Times Higher Education

LIMS in THE

In the Times Higher Education magazine, the London Institute argues that “We need to challenge the university monopoly on research”.

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Becoming an IRO

Becoming an IRO

The London Institute has been awarded Independent Research Organization status, meaning it can now compete for £7bn of annual state funding.

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Where we publish

Classical and Quantum Gravity
Discrete Mathematics
EPL
Journal of Physics A
Journal of Statistical Physics
MIT Sloan Management Review
Nature Communications
Nature Physics
New Journal of Physics
Nature Quantum Information
Science Advances
Physical Review B
Physical Review E
Physical Review Letters
Physical Review Materials
Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
Proceedings of the Royal Society A
Research Policy
Journal of Chemical Physics
Transactions of the American Mathematical Society

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Funding

Boston  Consulting Group
Centre for  Defence Enterprise
Defence Advanced  Research Projects Agency
Defence Threat  Reduction Agency
European  Innovation Council
FP7 Future and  Emerging Technologies
FP7 Information and Communication Technologies
Garfield Weston  Foundation
Horizon 2020 Future, Emerging Technologies
Invenia Labs
LIMS Ventures
Office of  Naval Research
Pilgrim Trust
Porter Foundation
Rose Foundation
Edward Harvist Trust
European Commission  Migration and Home Affairs