(Semester 1, 2018-19) of regular classes and meetings.
My research is largely on geophysical and astrophysical fluid dynamics
and magnetohydrodynamics (MHD),
but I also work on the mathematical modelling
of prehistoric population dynamics.
Individual pages list my
and some recent
I currently (2018-19) teach:
All course material for these modules will be posted to
(registered student access only) at the appropriate time.
- MAS3091: Group Project (Semester 1);
- MAS1902/PHY1020: Dynamics (Semester 2);
- MAS3087/8087/PHY3028: Computational modelling (Semester 2).
I currently co-supervise three PhD Students:
James Hollins, Stephen Mason, Devika Tharakkal.
Six students I've supervised (or co-supervised) have completed PhDs:
Alhashmi Darah (2006), Kate Davison (2008), Apichat Neamvonk (2009),
David Ryan (2010), Fred Gent (2012) and Kavita Gangal (2015).
I currently act as
Degree Programme Director (DPD) for Mathematics & Statistics,
Chair of the Board of Examiners for Physics,
and as a Personal Tutor.
School of Mathematics, Statistics & Physics
Herschel Building (Room 3.11)
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 7RU, UK
+44 191 208 5375