Group members

Academic staff

Academic Staff
Davoud Cheraghi

Dr Davoud Cheraghi
Senior Lecturer
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Moduli spaces of holomorphic maps and rigidity,
Small divisors and linearisation in low dimensions,
Renormalisation operators and complex dynamics
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Professor Martin Hairer FRS
Professor
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Stochastic partial differential equations,
Non-equlibrium statistical mechanics,
Stochastic processes with memory
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Dr Marco Guaraco
Lecturer
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Geometric Analysis and Partial differential equations,
Minimal surfaces
Holzegel

Professor Gustav Holzegel
Professor
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Partial Differential Equations,
General Relativity
Kravowsky

Dr Igor Krasovsky
Reader
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Asymptotic analysis of orthogonal polynomials, Determinants, Multiple integrals, Spectral properties of quasi-periodic Schrödinger operators
Laptev

Professor Ari Laptev
Professor
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Spectral Theory of Partial Differential Equations, in particular, Schrödinger operators, Polya conjecture, Lieb-Thirring inequalities, Trace formulae, Inverse problems, Gobal solutions of Wave Equations, Generalised Szegö Problems, Pseudo-differential Operators
Ruzhansky

Professor Michael Ruzhansky
Visiting Professor
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Partial differential equations, and related microlocal and harmonic analysis
Martin Taylor

Dr Martin Taylor
Lecturer
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Partial differential equations,
General relativity,
Kinetic theory
Zegarlinski

Professor Boguslaw Zegarlinski
Professor
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Coercive and isoperimetric inequalities, Analysis on groups, Noncommutative Algebras, Markov semigroups, Stochastic analysis, Mathematical physics

Research staff

Academic Staff
 Dr Stergios Antonakoudis

Dr Stergios M. Antonakoudis
Chapman Research Fellow
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Geometry and Dynamics in Teichmuller theory
 Dr Nikolaos Athanasiou

Dr Nikolaos Athanasiou
Research Associate
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Partial differential equations, General relativity
 Dr Benjamin Fahs

Dr Benjamin Fahs
Research Associate
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Random matrices
 Dr Selim Ghazouni

Dr Selim Ghazouani
Chapman Research Fellow
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Geometric structures on surfaces, Lorentzian and hyperbolic geometry, Renormalisation, Parabolic dynamical systems, Geometry and Dynamics in Teichmuller theory
 Dr Tommaso Rosati

Dr Tommaso Rosati
Research Associate
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Singular stochastic partial differential equations, stochastic particle systems and their ergodic properties

Current PhD students

NameSupervisorResearch
Alaa Aljahili A. Laptev Harmonic Analysis, Functional Analysis
Adam Almakroudi G. Holzegel General relativity and PDE
Federico Bertacco M. Hairer Probability
Esher Bou Dagher B. Zegarlinski Functional Analysis
Alexander Eliad D. Cheraghi Analytic dynamics
Francesco Ferrulli A. Laptev Harmonic Analysis, Functional Analysis
Shubham Gupta A. Laptev Harmonic Analysis, Functional Analysis
Gemma Hood G. Holzegel and M. Taylor Mathematical aspect of general relativity
Lyuben Konstantinov I. Krasovsky Random Matrices
Shreya Mehta A. Laptev and B. Zegarlinski Harmonic Analysis, Functional Analysis
Larry Read A. Laptev and B. Zegarlinski Harmonic Analysis, Functional Analysis
Xianfeng Ren X. Li and B. Zegarlinski Harmonic Analysis, Functional Analysis
Harprit Singh M. Hairer Probability
Rhys Steele M. Hairer Probability
Max Weissenbacher G. Holzegel and M. Taylor Mathematical aspect of general relativity
Yifu Wang B. Zegarlinski Harmonic Analysis, Functional Analysis and PDE
Mengchun Zhang A. Laptev and B. Zegarlinski Harmonic Analysis, Functional Analysis and PDE

Former academic/research staff

  • Dr Disheng Xu (Marie-Curie Research Fellow, 2019-2020, moved to Peking University for assistant professorship)
  • Dr Christopher Kauffman (Research Associate, 2018-2020, moved to University of Muenster for postdocotoral studies)
  • Dr Alexandre De Zotti (Research Associate, 2017-2019, moved to Data Science)
  • Dr Maxime van de Moortel (Research associate June 2019-August 2019, moved to Princeton University for postdoctoral studies)
  • Dr Sabine Boegli (Chapman Fellow 2017-2019, moved to University of Durham for lecturship)
  • Dr Fabrizio Bianchi (Chapman Fellow and Marie-Curie fellow 2016-2018, moved to University of Lille for Chargé de Recherche CNRS)
  • Dr Julio Delgado (Research Associate 2015-2018, moved to Queen Mary University of London for postdoctoral studies)
  • Prof Michael Ruzhansky (Lecturre, Reader, Professor 2000-2018, moved to Ghent University and Queen Mary for Professorship)
  • Dr Martin Taylor (Research associate 2015-2018, moved to Princeton University for postdoctoral studies)
  • Dr Dejan Gajic (Chapman fellow 2016-2017, moved to University of Cambridge for research fellowship)
  • Dr Claude Warnick (Lecturer 2015-2017, moved to University of Cambridge for lecturship)
  • Dr Arick Shao (Research Associate 2014-2016, moved to Queen Mary University of London for assistant professorship)
  • Dr Jonathan Ben-Artzi (Junior Research Fellow 2014-2016, moved to Cardiff University for senior lecturship)
  • Dr Salvador Rodriguez-Lopez (Teaching Fellow 2014-2015, moved to Stockholm University)
  • Dr Veronique Fischer (Research Associate 2013-2015, moved to University of Bath for lecturship)
  • Dr Tim Candy (Chapman Fellow 2012-2014, moved to University of Otago for assistant professorship)
  • Dr Aparajita Dasgupta (LMS Grace Chisholm Young Fellow 2011-2013, moved to EPFL, Switzerland)
  • Dr Claudia Garetto (Junior Research Fellow 2010-2012, moved to Loughborough University for lecturship)
  • Dr Thomas Ostergaard Sorensen (reader 2010-2011, moved to Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich for professorship)
  • Dr Karel Pravda-Starov (lecturer 2008-2010, moved to Université Cergy-Pointoise as chair d'excellence CNRS)
  • Professor Alexander Grigor'yan (professor, moved to Bielefeld University for professorhip)
  • Dr Jens Wirth (RA on EPSRC grant EP/E062873/01 2007-2010, moved to University of Stuttgard)
  • Dr Ingo Witt (DFG grant 2004-2006, moved to University of Göttingen for professorship)
  • Dr Ilia Kamotski (RA on EPSRC grant GR/R67583/01 2002-2004, moved to UCL)

Former PhD students

  • Dr Theo-harris Maroudas (PhD awarded in 2021, supervisor: I. Krasovski) 
  • Dr Philipp Schoenbauer (PhD awarded in 2020, supervisor: M. Hairer, moved to Morgan Stanley) 
  • Dr Andris Gerasimovics (PhD awarded in 2020, supervisor: M. Hairer, moved to University of Bath for a postdoc) 
  • Dr Gabriele Benomio (PhD awarded in 2020, supervisor: G. Holzegel and Claude Warnick, moved to Princeton University for a postdoc position) 
  • Dr Dorian Guzu (PhD awarded in 2020, supervisor: A. Laptev, moved to Thalesians) 
  • Dr Mohammad Pedramfar (PhD awarded in 2020, thesis: Arithmetic topological models for the attractors of infinitely satellite renormalisable maps, supervisor: D. Cheraghi) 
  • Dr George Chalivopulos (PhD awarded in 2020, supervisor: G. Holzegel)
  • Dr Nurgissa Yessirkegenov (PhD awarded in 2019, thesis: Function spaces on Lie groups and applications, supervisor: M. Ruzhanski, moved to Ghent University for a postdoc position) 
  • Dr Tom Baker (PhD awarded in 2019, thesis: Short time pseudo-differential operators, supervisor: M. Ruzhanski, moved to University of Oxford as a teaching fellow)
  • Dr Marianna Chatzakou (PhD awarded in 2019, supervisor: M. Ruzhansky and B. Zegarlinski) 
  • Dr Thomas Johnson (PhD awarded in 2018, thesis: The linear stability of the Schwarzschild solution to gravitational perturbations in the generalised wave gauge, supervisor: G. Holzegel, moved to University of Toronto as a postdoc
  • Dr Yong Sul Won (PhD awarded in 2018, thesis: Analysis of linear and nonlinear dissipative systems, supervisor: B. Zegarlinski) 
  • Dr Andrei Velicu (PhD awarded in 2018, supervisor: B. Zegarlinski) 
  • Dr Rauan Akylzhanov (PhD awarded in 2018, thesis: Lp-Lq Fourier multipliers on locally compact groups, supervisor: M. Ruzhansky) 
  • Dr Frantisek Zak (PhD awarded in 2016, thesis: Long time behaviour of infinite dimensional stochastic processes, supervisor: B. Zegarlinski)
  • Dr Xing Liu (PhD awarded in 2015, thesis: Kolmogorov Superposition  Theorem and its Applications, supervisor: B. Zegarlinski) 
  • Dr Lukas Schimmer  (PhD awarded in December 2013, thesis: Spectral Inequalities for Discrete and Continuous Differential Operators, supervisor: A. Laptev, moved to a postdoctoral research position at Princeton University).
  • Dr David Rottensteiner (PhD awarded in 2014, thesis: Time-frequency analysis on the Heisenberg group, supervisor: M. Ruzhansky, moved to postdoctoral research position at Nuhag, Vienna).
  • Dr Donal Connolly  (PhD awarded in 2014, thesis: Pseudo-Differential Operators on Homogeneous Spaces, supervisor: M. Ruzhansky) 
  • Dr Arman Sahovic  (PhD awarded in 2013, supervisor: Ari Laptev)
  • Dr Usman Muhammad (PhD awarded in 2012, thesis: Trace formulae and spectral inequalities for a class of differential operators, supervisor: A. Laptev)
  • Dr Vasilis Kontis  (PhD awarded in 2011, thesis: Functional and Isomperimetric Inequalities for Probability Measures on H-type Groups, supervisor: B. Zegarlinski)
  • Dr James Inglis  (PhD awarded in 2010, thesis: Coercive Inequalities for Generators of Hörmander Typesupervisor: B. Zegarlinski)
  • Dr Ioannis Papageorgious  (PhD awarded in 2009, thesis: The log-Sobolev Inequality in Infinite Dimensionssupervisor: B. Zegarlinski)
  • Dr Graeme Andrews (PhD awarded in 2009, thesis: SG Fourier Integral Operators with Closure under Composition, supervisor: M. Ruzhansky)
  • Dr Lihu Xu  (PhD awarded in 2007, thesis: Nonlinear Problems in Infinite Interacting Particule Systemssupervisor: B. Zegarlinski)
  • Dr James G. Smith (PhD awarded in 2006, thesis: Global Time Estimates for Solutions to Higher Order Strictly Hyperbolic Partial Differential Equations, supervisor:  M. Ruzhansky)
  • Dr Maryam Alrashed  (PhD awarded in 2006supervisor: B. Zegarlinski)

Recent visitors

  • Prof Sergey Bobkov (University of Minesota, USA), Jan 2020
  • Prof Artur Avila (University of Zurich, Switzerland, and IMPA, Brasil), May 2019, November 2019
  • Prof Xavier Buff (University of Toulouse, France), October 2019
  • Wagner Almeida De Moraes (University of Curitiba, Brazil), Sep 2017 - Mar 2018
  • Daulti Verma (Miranda House, University of Delhi, India), July 2017 - June 2018
  • Aparajita Dasgupta (India), Aug 2017 - July 2018
  • Dr Niyaz Tokmagambetov (Kazakh National University, Kazakhstan), 4 April 2016 - 3 April 2017
  • Dr Gulzat Nalzhupbayeva (Kazakh National University, Kazakhstan), 4 April 2016 - 3 April 2017
  • Prof. Marius Mantoiu (Chile), 4-20 April 2016
  • Dr Ville Turunen (Aalto, Finland), 3-20 April 2016
  • Prof. Alexander Cardona(U. de Los Andes, Colombia), 20-28 March 2016
  • Prof. Nicola Garofalo (Padova, Italy), 1-5 February 2016
  • Prof. Arnaud Cheritat (Toulouse, France), 11-16 January 2016
  • Prof. Mitsuru Sugimoto (Nagoya U., Japan), 26 October - 2 November 2015
  • Prof. Alexander Cardona(U. de Los Andes, Colombia), 11-17 October 2015
  • Prof. Tokio Matsuyama (Chuo U., Japan), 15-22 August 2015
  • Prof. Hua Luo (Dongbei U. of Finance and Economics, Dalian, Liaoning, China), 25 April 2015 - 25 April 2016
  • LMS Fellow, Prof. Elijah Liflyand, (Bar-Ilan U.), 13 March - 2 April 2015
  • Prof. Sergio Spagnolo (U. of Pisa, Italy), 21-26 March 2015
  • Dr Yasuo Chiba (Tokyo University of Technology), 16-24 March 2015
  • Prof. Vesselin Petkov (Bordeaux U., France), 16-20 March 2015
  • Prof. Marius Mantoiu (U. of Chile), 3-12 February 2015
  • Haihui Wang (Beihang U., China), 2-20 February 2015
  • Prof. Naoto Kumano-go (Kogakuin U., Japan), 12-17 January 2015
  • Carlos Andres Rodriguez (U. los Andes, Bogota, Columbia), 11-19 January 2015
  • Prof. Tomasz Szarek (U. of Gdansk, Poland), 10-19 November 2014
  • Dr Jens Wirth (Stuttgart U., Germany), 20-26 September 2014
  • Sino-UK fellow, Prof. Baoxiang Wang (Peking U.), August - September 2014
  • Mingjuan Chen (Peking U., CHina), July - December 2014
  • Nelder Fellow, Prof. Matania Ben-Artzi (Hebrew U. of Jerusalem), 15 February - 30 June 2014
  • Prof. Alexander Its (Indinianapolis U., US), 18 - 28 June 2014
  • Ilya Sevrygin (Kazakh National U.), 24 March - 22 June 2014
  • Prof. Tokio Matsuyama (Chuo U., Japan), 14 - 21 March 2014
  • Prof. Clotilde Fermanian Kammerer (U. Paris Est, France), 5 - 7 March 2014
  • Prof. Dominique Bakry (Institut de Mathématiques de Toulouse, France), 2 - 21 March 2014
  • Prof. Paula Cerejeiras (Aveiro U., Portugal), 24 February - 9 March 2014
  • Prof. Uwe Kähler (Aveiro U., Portugal), 24 February - 9 March 2014
  • Dr Yasuo Chiba (Tokyo U. of technology, Japan), 22 February - 18 March 2014