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MASDOC PhD Supervisors and Dissertation titles

2015 Cohort Research Students
Student Name
Dissertation Ttile
1st Supervisor
2nd Supervisor
George Andriopoulos Near Local time Continuity for G-W Trees David Croydon Agelos Georgakopoulos
Maciej Buze Atomistic models for crystal defects Christoph Ortner Tom Hudson
Lewis Church Numerical approximation of a Stefan Problem on an Evolving Surface Charlie Elliott Bjorn Stinner
Matthew Collins Asymptotic methods for Phase Field Models Andreas Dedner Bjorn Stinner
Matthew Dickson Equivalence of Ensembles for Man Field Bose Gases Stefan Adams Stefan Grosskinsky
Simon Etter

Logarithmically Scaling Algorithms for Electronic Structure Models

Christoph Ortner James Kermode
William Fitzgerald The supermum of Dyson Brownian Motion Jon Warren Roger Tribe
Matthew Galton Central limit theorums for slowing fixing dynamical systems Ian Melbourne Hendrik Weber
John Herman Stochastic Duality of Markov Processes with Applications Vassili Kolokoltsov Sigurd Assing
Katharina Hopf Stable fomration of singlarity for a classical chemotaxis model Jose Rodrigo James Robinson
Ifan Johnston Psudo-differential perators on bounded domains generating Markov processes Vassilli Kolokosov Larbi Allili
Kamil Kosiba Oscillation and Concentration Phenomena in Sequences of Functions Felip Rindler Florian Theil
Barinder Matharu

Central Limit Theorems for the Linear Random Walk on the Torus

Ian Melbourne Mark Pollicott
Jessie Pritchard

Preliminary parameter studies of Rayleigh-Bénard convection

James Sprittles Bjorn Stinner
David Woodford

Lamperti transforms of self similar Markov process

Larbi Alili Vassili Kolokoltsov

2014 Cohort Research Students
Student Name
Dissertation Ttile
1st Supervisor
2nd Supervisor
Theodoros Assiotis Orthogonal Polynomials, Non Colliding Diffusions and Extended Kernels Jon Warren Neil O'Connell
Neil Chada Iterative ensemble methods for geometric inverse problems Andrew Stuart Charlie Elliott
Lloyd Connellan Pine framework for DUNE Andreas Dedner Bjorn Stinner
Adam Nixon Modelling Comoutation in Cell Biology Bjorn Stinner Andreas Dedner
Wojciech Ozanski Singular sets for the Navier-Stokes and surface growth equations James Robinson Jose Rodrigo
Pavlos Tsatsoulis Stochastic Qunatisation Equations Hendrik Weber Martin Hairer
2013 Cohort Research Students
Student Name
Dissertation Title
1st Supervisor
2nd Supervisor
Adam Bowditch Biased Random Walks on subcritical Galton-Watson Trees Conditioned to Survive David Croydon Jon Warren
Oliver Dunbar Knot energies in the numerical detection and prevention of self-intersecting moving membranes Bjorn Stinner Andreas Dedner
Matthew Egginton Solutions of the Boltzman Equation corresponding to an Invarient Manifold of Molecular Dynamics Florian Theil Ian Melbourne
Rodolfo Gameros Leal Traffic in Possonian Line Newtworks Wilfrid Kendall David Croydon
Yulong Lu A Bayesian Level Set Method for Geometric Inverse Problems Andrew Stuart Hendrik Weber
Jamie Lukins On the Asympotic Density of an Infinite System of Coalescing Random Walks Roger Tribe Oleg Zaboronski
Jack Skipper Besov Spaces and Parabolic Systems James Robinson Jose Rodrigo
John Sylvester The cover cost of a random walk on a random graph Agelos Georakopoulos David Croydon
Luke Williams Aspects of Symmetry Breaking in Equilibrium Statistical Mechanics Florian Theil Stefan Adams

2012 Cohort Research Students
Student Name
Dissertation Title
1st Supervisor
2nd Supervisor
Matthew Dunlop

On the support of the Laws of Diffusion processes with irregular drift

Andrew Stuart Martin Hairer
Adam Griffin

Epidemics with Evolving Strains: Monitoring Immunity Levels through Quasi-Stationary Distributions

Simon Spencer Gareth Roberts
Graham Hobbs

Particles and biomembranes: a variational PDE approach

Charlie Elliott Jose Rodrigo
Jere Koskela Generalised coalescent processes in population genetics Dario Spano Paul Jenkins
Benjamin Lees

Quantum spin systems, probabilistic representations and phase transitions

Daniel Ueltschi Roman Kotecky
Jorge Lindley Frontogenesis in 3D quasi-geostropic equations Robert Kerr Andreas Dedner
Felipe Medina Aguayo

The Pseudo-Marginal Approach to MCMC

Gareth Roberts Anthony Lee
Faizan Nazar Electronic Structure of Defects in the thomas-Fermi-von Weiszacker Model of Crystals Christoph Ortner Florian Theil
David O'Connor Surface Cahn-Hilliard Equation Bjorn Stinner Charlie Elliott
Huan Wu Atomistic-to-continuum coupling Christoph Ortner Andreas Dedner


2011 Cohort Research Students
Student Name
Dissertation Title
1st Supervisor
2nd Supervisor
Amal Alphonse

Analysis of partial differential equations on evolving spaces

Charlie Elliott Bjorn Stinner
Simon Bignold Phase Field Crystals Christoph Ortner Charlie Elliott
Owen Daniel

Spatial Random Permutations in Statistical Mechanics

Stefan Adams Stefan Grosskinsky
Barnaby Garrod

Interacting particles, immigration and Pfaffian point processes

Roger Tribe Oleg Zaboronski
Alexander Kister

Large deviations for interacting particle systems

Stefan Adams Hendrik Weber
Chin Lun

Random matrices and particle systems

Jon Warren Neil O'Connell
Yuchen Pei The Robinson-Schensted algorithms Neil O'Connell Jon Warren
Daniel Sanz Alonso Accuracy and stability of nonlinear filters Andrew Stuart Gareth Roberts
Abhishek Shukla Analysis of Data assimilation schemes Andrew Stuart Gareth Roberts
Matthew Thorpe Multi Target Tracking as Applied to Telecommunications Florian Theil Adam Johansen



2010 Cohort Research Students
Student Name
Dissertation Title
1st Supervisor
2nd Supervisor
Andrew Aylwin Self similar Markov processes and related topics Larbi Alili Vassili Kolokoltsov
Charles Brett Inverse Problems including interfaces and free boundaries Charlie Elliott Andreas Dedner
Michael Eyers Adjacent Voronio Continuum Pots Stefan Adams Roger Tribe
Adam Hall Pharmocokinetic modelling of Derivatives of the anti-malarial drug
John Aston Mike Chappell
Kei Fong Lam Diffuse Interface Models of Soluble Surfactants in Two-Phase Fluid Flows Bjorn Stinner Charlie Elliott
Pravin Madhavan Discontinuous Galerkin Methods for Surface Partial Differential
Andreas Dedner Bjorn Stinner
David McCormick Existence and uniqueness of solutions to various MHD systems with
applications to magnetic relaxation.
James Robinson Jose Rodrigo
Christopher Pettitt Inference for epidemics with multiple strains Dario Spano Gareth Roberts
Michael Scott A parabolic PDE on an evolving curve and evolving surface with finite
time singularity
Martin Hairer Charlie Elliott
Maria Veretennikova Controlled fractional dynamics with applications to games and finances Vassili Kolokoltsov Dario Spano