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Professor Charlie Elliott



Charlie Elliott

Professor of Mathematics

Office: D2.04

Phone:+44 (0)24 7615 0773


Teaching Responsibilities 2020/21:

Terms 1+2: MA4K8 Maths-in-Action and MA4K9 Research Project

Term 1: TCC Course: Variational Analysis and Evolutionary Equations

Research Interests:
My research is centred around the mathematical analysis and the numerical analysis of partial differential equations with applications in mathematical biology, material science, continuum mechanics and phase transitions etc. Particular interests include PDEs in complex and evolving domains including manifolds, finite element methods, free boundary problems, geometric evolution equations and surface growth, inverse problems, cell motility, biomembranes and PDE optimisation.

All my papers may be found by checking out my GOOGLE Scholar page, see below. Most are accessible for downloading from this page.

I have been awarded a Humboldt prize and a Royal Society Wolfson Research Merit Award and have been elected a Fellow of SIAM (Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics).

I am an Editor in Chief of the IMA Journal of Numerical Analysis, a Main Editor of the E.M.S. journal Interfaces and Free Boundaries, an Associate Editor of SIAM Jounal of Numerical Analysis and on the editorial board of the Hokkaido Mathematical Journal.