Mathematical Sciences

Department staff

Professor Roger Smith

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Professor of Mathematical Engineering

  • BSc First Class honours, mathematics, Manchester University, 1968
  • PhD Fluid Mechanics, Manchester University, 1971
  • Chartered Engineer (C.Eng.)
  • Appointed lecturer in mathematics at Loughborough University of Technology in 1971
  • NRC Research Fellow Naval Postgraduate School Monterey January 1988-July 1989
  • Appointed professor in 1997
  • Application of Mathematics to Industry
  • Molecular dynamics and long time scale problems
  • Materials Modelling, especially radiation damage phenomena and thin film growth
  • Member of the Institute of Physics and committee member of the Ion and Plasma Surface Interactions Group
  • DOE-funded senior visiting scientist Los Alamos National Laboratory, May-November 2003
  • Global Research Award, Royal Academy of engineering in 2010
  • Member of the international committee of the COSIRES conference series
  • MAC175 Operational Research
  • MAA303 Mathematics for Electrical Engineering
  • Course tutor for the MSc course "Industrial Mathematical Modelling"
  • Course tutor for the exchange programme with the University of Minnesota, Duluth
  • Programme Director (Industrial Mathematical Modelling MSc)