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Department of Mathematical Sciences

Academic Staff

James Blowey, D.Phil.

Associate Professor (Reader), Analysis & Partial Differential Equations in the Department of Mathematical Sciences
Associate Professor (Reader) & Deputy Head of Faculty (Natural Sciences) in the Faculty of Science

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Research Groups

  • Applied & Computational Mathematics: Analysis & Partial Differential Equations

Research Interests

  • Numerical analysis

Indicators of Esteem

  • Plenary and invited talks: Berlin, Germany, Applied Mathematics in our Changing World (2001). Berlin, Germany, Workshop on Multiscale Problems and Phase Transition (2001) Cambridge, participant in the Newton Institute theme ``Computational Challenges in PDEs'' (2003). Cambridge, Workshop on Numerical Methods for Free Boundary Problems (2003).'
  • Schools: LMS-EPSRC Short Instructional Courses X-th Summer School in Numerical Analysis (2002) XI-th Summer School in Computational Mathematics and Scientific Computing (2004)

Selected Publications

Journal Article

Chapter in book

Edited book

Edited Sources, Research Data Sets, and Databases

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My research interests are in the Numerical Analysis of Partial Differential Equations. In particular

  1. Degenerate Fourth order problems.
  2. On Phase transformation of alloys;

Please visit my Maths Department webpage for more information including contact details.