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Dr Florian Theil

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Florian Theil

Associate Professor (Reader)
Office: B2.26
Phone: +44 (0)24 7652 2651
Email: F dot Theil at warwick dot ac dot uk

Teaching Responsibilities 2020/21:

Term 1: MA259 Multivariable Calculus

Term 2: MA908 PDEs in Finance

Research Interests:
Multiscale systems, analysis, nonlinear partial differential equations


Most relevant recent publications:

Justification of the Cauchy-Born approximation of Elastodynamics (with C. Ortner, Arch. Rat. Mech. Anal 207, issue 3, 1025-1073 (2013)).

A semigroup approach to the justification of kinetic theory (with K. Matthies, SIAM J. Math. Anal 44 4345-4379 (2013)).

Dissipative systems in contact with a heat bath: Application to Andrade creep (jointly with T. Sullivan, M. Koslovski and M. Ortiz, J. Mech. Phys. Solids 57, issue 7, 1058-1077 (2009)).

Energy transport in harmonic lattices via acoustic modes (jointly with L. Harris, J. Lukkarinen and S. Teufel, SIAM J. Math. Anal. 40, No. 4, 1392-1418 (2008)).

Theil F, A proof of crystallization in two dimensions. Comm. Math. Phys.,262, (2006), 209 - 236

Theil F. Conti S. Single-slip elastoplastic microstructures. Arch. Rat. Mech. Anal. 178, (2005), 125 -148

Theil F., Friesecke G, Validity and failure of the Cauchy-Born rule in a two dimensional mass-spring system. J. Nonl. Sci, 12, (2002), 445 - 478

Theil F., Mielke A., Levitas V.T. A variational formulation of rate-independent phase tranformations using an extremum principle. Arch Rat.Mech.Anal, 162, (2002), 137 -177


Research grants:

Royal Society Multiscale Phenomena in Plasticity (07/10/2002 - 08/10/2002)

Royal Society Siam Conference (01/05/2004 - 31/05/2004)

LMS Siam Conference (01/05/2004 - 31/05/2004)

EPSRC Solvent Models (1.10.2005 - 30.9.2006)

For more information and further publications see Florian Theil's homepage