# Staff expertise in Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics

## Head of Department

### Professor Martin Hardcastle

**Title:**Professor of Astrophysics, Director of CAR**Teaching contributes to:**Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics, Financial Mathematics and Engineering Mathematics**Specialist areas:**High-energy astrophysics / Statistics**Staff profile:**View Prof Hardcastle's profile**Title:**Principal Lecturer in Mathematics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics and Financial Mathematics**Specialist area:**Differential equations**Title:**Professor of Astrophysics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics, Astrophysics and Engineering Mathematics**Specialist area:**Galaxies**Staff profile**: View Professor Brinks' profile**Title:**Researcher in Astrophysics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics and Astrophysics**Specialist areas:**Low-mass stars / Brown dwarfs**Staff profile:**View Dr Burningham's profile**Title:**Senior Lecturer in Mathematics**Teaching contributes to:**Mathematics and Financial Mathematics**Specialist area:**Algebra / Theoretical computer science**Staff profile:**View Dr Carvalho's profile**Title:**Researcher in Physics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics and Financial Mathematics**Specialist area:**Fluid dynamics / Atmospheric physics**Staff profile:**View Dr Chemel's profile**Title:**Principal Lecturer in Physics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics and Financial Mathematics**Specialist area:**Physics / Fluid dynamics**Staff profile:**View Dr Collett's profile**Title:**Senior Lecturer in Astrophysics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics, Financial Mathematics and Engineering Mathematics**Specialist area:**Submillimetre astrophysics**Staff profile:**View Dr Coppin's profile**Title:**Professor of Mathematics**Teaching contributes to:**Financial Mathematics**Specialist area:**Numerical algorithms / Financial derivatives / Mathematics outreach**Title:**Lecturer in Physics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics, Financial Mathematics and Engineering Mathematics**Specialist areas:**Mechanics / Electromagnetism**Staff profile:**View Dr Dorizzi's profile**Title:**Professor of Astrophysics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics and Astrophysics**Specialist areas:**Massive stars / Galactic plane**Title:**Research Fellow**Specialist areas:**Climate Change /

Earth System Modelling**Title:**Principal Lecturer in Mathematics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics and Financial Mathematics**Specialist areas:**Numerical methods / Computational mathematics**Title:**Royal Society University Research Fellow**Teaching contributes to:**Engineering mathematics**Specialist area:**Sub-millimetre astrophysics**Staff profile:**View Dr Geach's profile**Title:**Reader in Astrophysics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics and Astrophysics**Specialist area:**Evolved stars**Staff profile:**View Dr Gledhill's profile**Title:**Senior Research Fellow**Teaching contributes to:**Engineering mathematics**Specialist area:**Scientific computing / Light scattering**Staff profile:**View Dr Greenaway's profile**Title:**Senior Lecturer in Physics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics and Astrophysics**Specialist areas:**Optics / Diffraction**Staff profile:**View Dr Hesse's profile**Title:**Senior Research Fellow**Specialist area:**Laboratory physics / Light scattering**Staff profile:**View Dr Hirst's profile**Title:**Professor of Astrophysics**Specialist area:**Polarisation / Astrophysics / Outreach**Staff profile:**View Professor Hough's profile**Title:**Professor of Astrophysics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics and Financial Mathematics**Specialist areas:**Low-mass stars / Brown dwarfs / Extrasolar Planets**Staff profile:**View Professor Jones's profile**Title:**Principal Lecturer in Mathematics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics and Financial Mathematics**Specialist area:**Numerical algorithms / Differential equations**Staff profile:**View Dr Kane's profile**Title:**Professor of Atmospheric Physics**Specialist area:**Light scattering / Instrumentation**Staff profile:**View Professor Kaye's profile**Title:**Reader in Astrophysics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics, Astrophysics and Engineering Mathematics**Specialist area:**Galaxies**Staff profile:**View Dr Kaviraj's profile**Title:**Senior Lecturer in Astrophysics**Teaching contributes to:**Mathematics and Financial Mathematics**Specialist area:**Computational astrophysics / High-performance computing**Staff profile:**View Dr Kobayashi's profile**Title:**Reader in Astrophysics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics, Astrophysics and Engineering Mathematics**Specialist area:**Star formation, brown dwarfs and exoplanets**Staff profile:**View Dr Lucas's profile**Title:**Visiting Professor**Specialist area:**Lasers / Optics /

Light scattering / Atmospheric physics**Title:**Senior Lecturer in Physics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics and Financial Mathematics**Specialist area:**Quantum physics / Wave mechanics**Title:**Reader in Physics and Royal Society Wolfson Merit Award Recipient**Teaching contributes to:**Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics and Financial Mathematics**Specialist areas:**Laser spectroscopy / Atmospheric physics**Staff profile:**View Dr Mueller's profile**Title:**Reader in Astrophysics**Teaching contributes to:**Mathematics and Financial Mathematics**Specialist area:**Evolved stars / Portfolio management**Staff profile:**View Dr Napiwotzki's profile**Title:**Lecturer in Mathematics**Teaching contributes to:**Mathematics**Specialist area:**Algebra**Title:**Professor of Astrophysics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics, Financial Mathematics and Engineering Mathematics**Specialist area:**Low-mass stars**Staff profile:**View Professor Pinfield's profile**Title:**Visiting Research fellow from 1 October 2015**Teaching contributes to:**Physics and Astrophysics**Specialist area:**Nuclear astrophysics**Title:**Lecturer in Actuarial Mathematics**Teaching contributes to:**Mathematics and Financial Mathematics, Engineering Mathematics**Specialist area:**Actuarial Mathematics**Title:**Professor of Astrophysics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics and Financial Mathematics**Specialist areas:**Nuclear astrophysics / Stellar spectroscopy / Actuarial methods**Staff profile:**View Professor Ryan's profile**Title:**Lecturer in Astronomy**Teaching contributes to:**Physics and Astrophysics**Specialist areas:**Planetary nebulae / Galaxy dynamics**Title:**Senior Lecturer in Mathematics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics, Financial Mathematics and Engineering Mathematics**Specialist area:**Mathematical techniques**Title:**Research Fellow in Astrophysics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics, Astrophysics, Mathematics and Financial Mathematics**Staff profile:**View Dr Smith's profile**Title:**Professor of Atmospheric Physics**Specialist area:**Climate physics / Air quality**Staff profile:**View Professor Sokhi's profile**Title:**Research Fellow**Teaching contributes to:**Physics and Astrophysics**Specialist area:**Laboratory physics / Light scattering**Staff profile:**View Dr Stanley's profile**Title:**Senior Lecturer in Physics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics and Astrophysics**Specialist area:**Quantum physics**Staff profile:**View Dr Steuernagel's profile**Title:**Reader in Astrophysics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics and Astrophysics**Specialist area:**Active galaxies**Staff profile:**View Dr Stevens's profile**Title:**Research Assistant**Teaching contributes to:**Engineering Mathematics**Specialist areas:**Light scattering / Scientific computation**Staff profile:**View Dr Stopford's profile**Title:**Reader in Physics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics, Atmospheric Physics**Specialist area:**Meteorology, remote sensing, aerosols and clouds**Title:**Principal Lecturer in Astronomy & Dean of School of Physics, Astronomy and Mathematics**Teaching contributes to:**Physics and Astrophysics**Specialist area:**Star formation**Staff profile:**View Dr Thompson's profile**Title:**Research Assistant**Specialist areas:**Extrasolar planets**Staff profile:**View Mikko Tuomi's profile**Title:**Professor in Physics**Specialist area:**Optics / Atmospheric physics / Light scattering**Title:**Senior Lecturer in Mathematics**Teaching contributes to:**Mathematics**Specialist area:**Algebra / Mathematical Physics**Staff profile:**View Dr Young's profile