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I am a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics. My research interests are in the field of fluid mechanics, particularly in laminar-turbulent transition processes.


Research interests

Boundary layer stability

Receptivity processes

Steady and unsteady flows

Rotating systems

Surface deformations

Optimising flow control


MATH1010 Calculus & Linear Algebra I

MATH2110 Mathematical Modelling and Differential Equations

MATH3902 Nonlinear Dynamics and Chaos

Research student supervision

Seeking excellent students with a strong background in mathematical modelling, to undertake research in laminar-turbulent transition.

Possible project topics

  • Laminar flow control via the right sort of roughness
  • Flow behaviour in non-Newtonian fluids past rotating bodies

Education/Academic qualification

Mathematics, PhD, Cardiff

Oct 2003Dec 2007

Award Date: 12 Dec 2007

Mathematics, BSc (Hons), Cardiff

Oct 2000Jun 2003

Award Date: 30 Jun 2003


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