Nicol Leong

HDR Student

PhD Study Opportunities

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Location: Building 26.


M.Sc. (Res) in Mathematics – The University of York, 2017

B.Sc. (Hons.) in Mathematics – The University of York, 2015

Current Research Projects:

Primitive Elements with prescribed Traces

The Riemann Zeta function and bounds on Prime Number Theorem strength for sums of the Möbius function

Research activities & publications:

V. Beresnevich, N. Leong, Sums of Reciprocals and the Three Distance Theorem, Preprint: (2017).


Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Vacation Bursary, Project: Gaps theorems in Diophantine approximation, Recipients: Victor Beresnevich, Nicol Leong (2014)


Nanyang Technological University Teaching Assistant Award 2019

Link to CV


Organisational units
lensSchool of Science