Imperial College London


Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Mathematics

Research Associate







653Huxley BuildingSouth Kensington Campus






  • Post-doctoral researcher, Department of Mathematics, Imperial College 11/13-date
  • Post-doctoral researcher, Department of Aeronautics, Imperial College 11/10-10/13
  • Post-doctoral researcher, AOPP, University of Oxford, 04/07-10/10
  • Post-doctoral researcher, Meteorology Department, University of Reading, 10/06-04/07
  • PhD student, Mathematics Department, University of St Andrews, 2003-2006
  • MSc Mathematical and Numerical Modelling of the Atmosphere and Oceans, Meteorology Department, University of Reading, 2002-2003
  • BA (Mathematics), Fitzwilliam College, University of Cambridge, 1999-2002



Shipton J, Cotter CJ, Higher-order compatible finite element schemes for the nonlinear rotating shallow water equations on the sphere

Yamazaki H, Shipton J, Cullen MJP, et al., 2017, Vertical slice modelling of nonlinear Eady waves using a compatible finite element method, Journal of Computational Physics, Vol:343, ISSN:0021-9991, Pages:130-149

Natale A, Shipton J, Cotter CJ, 2016, Compatible finite element spaces for geophysical fluid dynamics, Dynamics and Statistics of the Climate System, Vol:1

Maddison JR, Marshall DP, Shipton J, 2015, On the dynamical influence of ocean eddy potential vorticity fluxes, Ocean Modelling, Vol:92, ISSN:1463-5003, Pages:169-182

Cotter CJ, Shipton J, 2012, Mixed finite elements for numerical weather prediction, Journal of Computational Physics, Vol:231, ISSN:0021-9991, Pages:7076-7091

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