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2013 Cohort

Student Supervisor Thesis title Destination

Eavan Gleeson

Dr Jonathan Luk Linear Instability of the Reissneer-Nordstrӧm Cauchy Horizon  

2012 Cohort

Student Supervisor Thesis title Destination

Tom Begley

Professor Neshan Wickramasekera and Dr Felix Schulze A regularity theorem for stationary varifolds and an existence theorem for mean curvature flow  
Helge Dietert Professor Clement Mouhot and Professor Arieh Iserles Contributions to mixing and hypocoercivity in kinetic models Postdoctoral Research Associate, PRESTIGE co-financing grant (Marie Curie Fellowship), Université Paris Diderot - Paris 7
Henry Jackson

Professor Nathanael Berestycki

Exploring random geometry with the Gaussian free field Quantitive Analyst, Google, London
James Mathews Professor Nigel Peake

Mathematical modelling of noise generation in turbofan aeroengines using Green's functions

Research Associate on the ENOVAL project, University of Cambridge/University of Southampton
Kim Moore Dr Alexei Kovalev Deformation theory of Cayley submanifolds Postdoctoral Researcher, University College London
Giles Shaw Dr Filip Rindler Liftings, Young Measures, and Lower Semicontinuity Postdoctoral Research Assistant, University of Reading
Vittoria Silvestri Professor James Norris Fluctuations and mixing for planar random growth Postdoctoral Researcher, Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics, University of Cambridge

2011 Cohort

Student Supervisor Thesis title Destination
Luca Calatroni Dr Carola Schoenlieb New PDE models for imaging problems and applications Experienced Researcher and Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Genova, Italy
Alberto J. Coca

Professor Richard Nickl

Efficient nonparametric estimation of discretely observed compound Poisson processes Research Associate, Department of Pure Mathematics and Mathematical Statistics, University of Cambridge
Kevin Crooks Dr Anthony Ashton Numerical Analysis of the Fokas method in two and three dimensions Consultant, HTI Labs, London
Eoin Devane Dr Ioannis Lestas Exploiting structural properties to provide stability guarantees for distributed algorithms on large-scale networks Civil Service Fast Stream Operational Researcher, National Offender Management Service, London
Milana Gataric Dr Ben Adcock and Dr Anders Hansen Nonuniform generalized sampling Research Associate in the Mathematics and Statistics of Healthcare, DPMMS, University of Cambridge
Alexander Jones Dr Daniel Holland

High resolution compressed sensing for MRI/NMR related problems

Guolong Li Professor James Norris Effect of microscopic dynamics on brownian coagulation Quantitative Analyst at Royal Bank of Scotland
Clarice Poon Dr Anders Hansen Recovery guarantees for generalized and sub-nyquist sampling Research Fellow, Peterhouse, University of Cambridge
Alberto Gil Ramos Professor Arieh Iserles

Numerical solution of Sturm--Liouville problems via Fer streamers

Research Intern, Nokia Technologies Advanced Research Lab, Cambridge, UK
Martin Taylor Professor Mihalis Dafermos The Global Nonlinear Stability of Minkowski Space for the Massless Einstein--Vlasov System Research Associate, Imperial College London
Lukas Vermach Professor Colm Caulfield Using Multiscale Norms in Nonlinear mixing Optimisation  
Zipeng Wang Professor T Fokas

Generalized Dirichlet to Neumann map for linear evolution equations on half-line & singular integrals of non-convolution type on product spaces

Postdoctoral Researcher, McMaster University, Canada

2010 Cohort

Student Supervisor Thesis title Destination
Marc Briant Professor Clement Mouhot On the Boltzmann equation, quantitative studies and hydrodynamical limits

Postdoctorant, Laboratoire Jacques-Louis Lions at Université Pierre et Marie Curie “Paris VI”, Paris, France

Damon Civin Professor Mihalis Dafermos Stability of charged rotating black holes for linear scalar perturbations Data Scientist, ARM Holdings
Spencer Hughes Professor Neshan Wickramasekera Singularities of minimal two-valued graphs C. L. E. Moore Instructor, Department of Mathematics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Anastasia Kisil Professor Nigel Peake

Approximate Weiner-Hopf factorisation with stability analysis

Sultan Qaboos Research Fellowship/College Lectureship in Mathematics, Corpus Christi College, University of Cambridge
Bernd Kuhlenschmidt Dr Sumeetpal Singh On the stability of sequential Monte Carlo methods for parameter estimation Quantitative Analyst at Systematica Investments, Geneva, Switzerland
Sara Merino Professor Clement Mouhot Contributions in fractional diffusive limit and wave turbulence in kinetic theory

Research Assistant, Imperial College, London

Edward Mottram Professor Nathanael Berestycki The geometry of non-Markovian interacting systems Graduate Embedded Engineer at Cambridge Medical Robotics Ltd, Cambridge
Konstantinos Papafitsoros Dr Carola Schoenlieb

Novel higher order regularisation methods for image reconstruction

Postdoctoral researcher, Institute for Mathematics, Humboldt University of Berlin
Florian Pinsker Professor Natalia Berloff Excitations in superfluids of atoms and polaritons Erwin Schrödinger Fellow at University of Oxford
Kolyan Ray Professor Richard Nickl Asymptotic theory for Bayesian nonparametric procedures in inverse problems Postdoctoral Researcher, Leiden University, Netherlands
Bati Sengul Professor Nathanael Berestycki

Geometric aspects and mixing times of coalescent and fragmentation processes

Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Bath