Professor of Mathematics
Phone:+44 (0)24 7615 0773
Teaching Responsibilities 2019/20:
Terms 1+2: MA4K8 Maths-in-Action and MA4K9 Research Project
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. 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).