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Prof Alexander Movchan

Professor of Applied Mathematics Mathematical Sciences

    Research

    Research Group Membership
    Research Grants

    EPSRC Institutional Sponsorship 2016

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    July 2016 - March 2017

    Development of New Mathematical Sciences Capabilities for Healthcare Technologies

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    December 2015 - May 2020

    Mathematical Models of Phononics and Photonics in Disordered Systems.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    June 2000 - August 2001

    Mathematical models for acoustic band structure and Brillouin scattering in photonic crystal fibres.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    April 2000 - April 2003

    Mathematical modelling of fracture in adhesive joints (MATHMOD).

    EUROPEAN COMMISSION

    September 2004 - August 2008

    Computational Problems in the Mathematical Sciences.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    October 1999 - September 2002

    Wiener-Hopf type models for cracks in dynamic elastic lattices

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    July 2006 - June 2007

    Computational differential geometry applied to invisibility cloaks in electromagnetism and elastodynamics

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    June 2008 - June 2010

    Asymptotic and numerical modelling of faults and thermal striping in materials with a micro-structure

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    June 2010 - July 2013

    Uniform approximations for bodies with defects and asymptotics of Green's kernels for singularly perturbed domains

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    October 2007 - October 2010

    Mathematical fundamentals of Metamaterials for Multi-scale Physics and Mechanics

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    August 2014 - January 2020

    DYNA META 11 - Controlling elastic waves: structured media and metamaterials in the mechanics of solids and structures.

    EUROPEAN COMMISSION

    August 2012 - July 2014

    Flexural Waves in Inhomogeneous Periodic Structures and Localized Vibration Modes

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    March 2007 - March 2008

    Thermal vibrations and localisation phenomena for solids with singularly perturbed boundaries.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    January 2006 - January 2009

    Analytical and Numerical Modelling of a Compact Catalytic Reformer.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    October 2001 - September 2004

    Interactions of stress and chemical processes in rocks.

    NATURAL ENVIRONMENT RESEARCH COUNCIL (NERC)

    June 2001 - June 2002

    Discovering Mathematics and Mechanics :Computer Vision and Perturbation Models.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    April 2001 - April 2003

    Support of collaborative research with Professor RC McPhedran.

    LONDON MATHEMATICAL SOCIETY (UK)

    November 2005

    Visit by Dr A Piccolroaz to give letures at Liverpol, Manchester, Keele.

    LONDON MATHEMATICAL SOCIETY (UK)

    July 2007

    Mathematical roadshow for Year 11 and Sixth Forms.

    ENGINEERING & PHYSICAL SCIENCES RESEARCH COUNCIL (EPSRC)

    April 2003 - June 2005

    Son et lumiere in photo-sonic crystal fibres.

    BRITISH COUNCIL (UK)

    January 2005 - December 2006