Imperial College London

Nick S Jones

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Mathematics

Professor of Mathematical Sciences



+44 (0)20 7594 1146nick.jones




301aSir Ernst Chain BuildingSouth Kensington Campus





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Our interests are summarized in the Research section

Selected Publications

Journal Articles

Lechuga-Vieco AV, Latorre-Pellicer A, Johnston IG, et al., 2020, Cell identity and nucleo-mitochondrial genetic context modulate OXPHOS performance and determine somatic heteroplasmy dynamics, Science Advances, Vol:6, ISSN:2375-2548, Pages:eaba5345-eaba5345

Sethi S, Jones NS, Fulcher B, et al., 2020, Characterising soundscapes across diverse ecosystems using a universal acoustic feature set, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, Vol:117, ISSN:0027-8424, Pages:17049-17055

Heaton LLM, Jones NS, Fricker MD, 2020, A mechanistic explanation of the transition to simple multicellularity in fungi., Nature Communications, Vol:11, ISSN:2041-1723

Hoffmann T, Peel L, Lambiotte R, et al., 2020, Community detection in networks without observing edges, Science Advances, Vol:6, ISSN:2375-2548

McGrath T, Spreckley E, Rodriguez A, et al., 2019, The homeostatic dynamics of feeding behaviour identify novel mechanisms of anorectic agents, PLOS Biology, Vol:17, ISSN:1544-9173, Pages:1-30

Latorre-Pellicer A, Lechuga-Vieco AV, Johnston IG, et al., 2019, Regulation of mother-to-offspring transmission of mtDNA heteroplasmy, Cell Metabolism, Vol:30, ISSN:1550-4131, Pages:1120-1130.e5

Burgstaller J, Kolbe T, Havlicek V, et al., 2019, Large-scale genetic analysis reveals mammalian mtDNA heteroplasmy dynamics and variance increase through lifetimes and generations, Nature Communications, Vol:9, ISSN:2041-1723

Johnson S, Jones NS, 2017, Looplessness in networks is linked to trophic coherence, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, Vol:114, ISSN:0027-8424, Pages:5618-5623

McGrath T, Jones NS, Wolde PRT, et al., 2017, A biochemical machine for the interconversion of mutual information and work, Physical Review Letters, Vol:118, ISSN:0031-9007

Johnston IG, Jones NS, 2016, Evolution of cell-to-cell variability in stochastic, controlled, heteroplasmic mtDNA populations, American Journal of Human Genetics, Vol:99, ISSN:1537-6605, Pages:1150-1162

Johnston IG, Burgstaller JP, Havlicek V, et al., 2015, Stochastic modelling, Bayesian inference, and new in vivo measurements elucidate the debated mtDNA bottleneck mechanism, Elife, Vol:4, ISSN:2050-084X

Fulcher BD, Little MA, Jones NS, 2013, Highly comparative time-series analysis: the empirical structure of time series and their methods, Journal of the Royal Society Interface, Vol:10, ISSN:1742-5689

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