StoMP member wins Ig Nobel Prize for Pony Tail Equation

Patrick Warren of Unilever, an active member of our StoMP network (Stochastic Models for Prokaryotic Gene Regulation) has last week won an Ig Nobel prize for work he has carried out modelling the shape of pony tails. The Ig Nobel prize web site can be seen here http://www.improbable.com/ig/winners/#ig2012 and the BBC report, including a nice picture of Patrick, here http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-19667664. Congratulations Patrick, a splendid achievement!

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