Researchers trying to change the world using numbers in fields as diverse as mathematical modelling, zoology and robotics.
This is one of a series of themed discussions with Oxford academics from different disciplines. See the complete collection here.
'Maths provides a universal language to understand natural, human and societal phenomena.'
Making things move on Mars: mobile robotics at Oxford University.
Ever wondered what a penguin does when you’re not looking?
Chewing the cud on alternate energy fuels.