Skip to main content Skip to navigation

Maciej Buze

This page is no longer maintained.
Personal website with up-to-date information:


Former MASDOC student, supervised by Prof. Christoph Ortner and Dr Thomas Hudson.

Now a postdoctoral research associate in Applied Mathematics at Cardiff University, working with Dr Angela Mihai on an EPSRC-funded project about stochastic elasticity.

Email: (old email, to be switched off by March 2020)

Area of Interests:

Mathematical aspects of materials science, solid mechanics, fracture mechanics, atomistic modelling of crystalline defects, near-crack-tip plasticity, numerical simulations and numerical analysis.

  • MACM International Conference CoMFoS19: Mathematical Aspects of Continuum Mechanics,
    Kanazawa, Japan, 15 - 16 July 2019 (invited talk),
  • Research visit to Kanazawa University, Japan, 13 June - 19 July 2019,
    to work with Prof. M. Kimura and Dr P. van Meurs on a project:
    "A bottom-up approach to near-crack-tip plasticity in crystalline solids"
  • SIAM Conference on Computational Science and Engineering (CSE19),
    Spokane, Washington, USA, February 25 - March 1, 2019,
    (speaker at a Minisymposium: "Multiphysics and Multiscale Problems in Computational Science and Engineering");

  • The 12th AIMS Conference on Dynamical Systems, Differential Equations and Applications,

    Taipei, Taiwan, 5 - 9 July 2018,
    (speaker at a Special Session: "Mathematics and Materials: Models and Applications");

  • Coagulation-Fragmentation Equations and Semigroups: A meeting in Honour of Wilson Lamb,
    Glasgow, UK, 23 May 2018;
  • Nonlinear analysis and the physical and biological sciences (in honour of Jack Carr),
    Edinburgh, 21-22 May 2018;
  • Warwick EPSRC Symposium: Density Functional Theory and Beyond: Analysis and Computation,
    Coventry, UK, 3-7 July 2017;
  • INdAM Workshop on Innovative Mathematical Models and Methods for Industrial Applications,
    Rome, Italy, 15-19 May, 2017;
  • Joint CDT Colloquium, Maxwell Institute Graduate School for Analysis and its Applications,
    Edinburgh, UK, 18-21 April 2017 (speaker).
  • MSc in Mathematics and Statistics (Distinction), University of Warwick, 2016,
    Thesis: Atomistic Models for Crystal Defects, supervised by Prof. Christoph Ortner;
  • BSc with Honours in Mathematics (First-class), University of Strathclyde (Glasgow), 2015,
    together with Gary Roach Prize, Sir Hermann Bondi Prize and Kelvin Prize.
  • University of Oxford Centre for Nonlinear PDEs (OxPDE),
    Undergraduate Summer Project 2014,
    Entropy and Moment Problems in Macroscopic Theory, supervised by Dr Jamie Taylor;
  • London Mathematical Society (LMS),
    Undergraduate Research Bursary 2014,
    Non-local Models of Phase Transitions, supervised by Dr Michael Grinfeld;
  • Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC),
    Vacation Bursary Scheme 2013,
    Iterative Methods for Solving Large Linear Systems, supervised by Dr Alison Ramage.