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Dr Björn Stinner


Dr Björn Stinner

Associate Professor

Office: C2.30
Phone: +44 (0)24 7615 0261
Email: Bjorn dot Stinner at warwick dot ac dot uk

Personal Website

Research Workshop:
Partial Differential Equations in Biology, 22/23 June 2017 at the Mathematics Institute, University of Warwick

Teaching Responsibilities 2017/18:
Term 2: MA3H0 Numerical Analysis and PDEs
Term 2: MA915 Advanced Topics in Numerical Analysis and PDEs
Term 1/2/3: MA916 Research Study Groups

Research Interests:
Free Boundary Problems and PDEs on Manifolds,
Finite Element Methods and their Numerical Analysis,
Continuum Modelling, particularly based on the Phase Field Methodology,
Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations


Selected recent publications:

Computation of two-phase biomembranes with phase dependent material parameters using surface finite elements
(with C. Elliott), Commun. Comput. Phys. 13 (2013), 325--360.

Modelling cell motility and chemotaxis with evolving surface fintie elements (with C. Elliott, C. Venkataraman), J. Roy. Soc. Interface 9 (2012), 3027--3044.

Modeling and computation of two phase geometric biomembranes using surface finite elements (with C. Elliott), J. Comp. Phys. 229 (2010), 6585--6612.

A surface phase field model for two-phase biological membranes (with C. Elliott), SIAM J. Appl. Math. 70 (2010), 2904--2928.