Sean Bohun

Project Leader

Research interests: Specializes in mathematical modelling and breaking down the barriers between the mathematical sciences and other disciplines, fields and industries. His research continually places him in contact with real-life problems from both industry and greater society.

Luciano Buono

Project Leader

Research interests: development of bifurcation theory of nonlinear dynamical systems with symmetry and its applications, recent projects include symmetrically coupled networks of devices like lasers or gyroscopes, nonlocal PDE models for animal aggregation and Hamiltonian dynamics, including celestial mechanics.

Anatoli Chkrebtii

Project Leader

Research Interests: solid state physics, semiconductors and their surfaces and nanomaterials, nonlinear optical phenomena and, electronic structural and dynamical properties of novel materials.

Salma Karray

Research interests: Marketing models; Game theory and optimization; Marketing analytics; Supply chain management.

Greg Lewis

Project Leader

Research interests: bifurcation analysis of large scale systems with applications to flow transition in geophysical fluids, such as the atmosphere. I am also interested in various modelling problems in medical imaging and biology.

Fedor Naumkin

Project Leader

Research interests: theoretical and computational chemistry, chemical physics, interdisciplinary nanoscience; electronic-structure methods for polyatomic systems.

Markus Piro

Research interests: multi-physics simulations of material behaviours with a particular focus on nuclear fuel, which includes computational thermodynamics, computational fluid dynamics, and continuum mechanics.

Lennaert van Veen

Project Leader

Research interests: Applications of dynamical systems theory and computational science, including fluid dynamics, mathematical neuroscience and pattern formation.

Daniel Hoornweg

Taking a systems approach, my research focuses on how we might build better cities. This includes material flow analysis (especially energy and solid waste), transportation, and the local science and politics of sustainability.

David Babalola

PhD. Student

Research interests: Imaging a reacting molecule by analyzing the spatial distribution of the fragments when the ionized atoms explode due to their mutual Coulomb repulsion.

Working with Sean Bohun.

Parikshit Bajpai

PHD. STUDENT

Research interest: Computational thermodynamics and optimisation algorithms for multi-physics, multi-scale simulations of nuclear fuels.

Chris Chow

PHD. STUDENT

Working with Hendrick de Haan

Nicholas Faulkner

PhD. Student

Research interests: Kolmogorov-Arnold-Moser theory for equivariant Hamiltonian systems, applications to coupled map lattices, celestial mechanics and other systems.

Working with Luciano Buono.

Marcos Machado

Research Interests: Artificial intelligence applications to study business problems, usage of machine and deep learning to analyze, optimize and predict customer churn, credit risk and customer lifetime value.

Robert Minnings

MSC. STUDENT

Leanna Calla

THESIS/SUMMER STUDENT

Research interests: Model and improve methods to determine Post Mortem Interval (PMI) using entomology and environmental data

Working with Sean Bohun and Helene LeBlanc

Celina Desbiens

MSC. STUDENT

Working with Daniel Hoornweg

Brady Metherall

MSC. STUDENT

Robert Minnings

MSC. STUDENT

Camelia Yazdani

MSC. STUDENT

Research interests: Modeling dissolution rate of carbonate minerals e.g. calcite in aqueous solutions, kinetics of the reactions and diffusion of the molecular and ionic species in closed as well as open carbonate systems

Working with Sean Bohun.

Eryn Frawley

MSC. STUDENT

Research interests: modelling of semiconductor lasers as delay differential equations, instabilities in nonlinear initial-boundary value problems.

Working with Luciano Buono.

Wenyue Yang

MSC. STUDENT

My research interest is using mathematical modeling, dynamic system theory and some high dimensional variables selection methods to study cardiac arrhythmia.

Working with Lennaert van Veen.

Daniel Pasut

MSc. Student

Research interests: Optimal population of a biological scaffold using magnetic microbeads and optimal control theory.

Working with Sean Bohun.

Alberto Alinas

MSC. STUDENT (ALUMNUS)

Research interests: Investigate the role of symmetry in a two-population animal aggregation model.

Working with Luciano Buono

Brendon Fernando

Thesis/Summer Student (ALUMNUS)

Research interests: Numercial methods for initial-boundary value problems.

Working with Lennaert van Veen.

Kevin Green

PhD. Student (alumnus)

Research interests: Mathematical neuroscience, equivariant bifurcation theory, scientific computing.
Alumnus, currently at the Numerical Simulation Research Lab.

Eva Kasanda

Thesis/Summer Student (ALUMNUS)

Research interests: meta bifurcation analysis of cardiac arrhythmia.

Working with Lennaert van Veen.

Behzad Nikzad

MSc. Student (alumnus)

Research interests: Global bifurcations, manifold computation, fluid dynamics.

Nicolas Périnet

Postdoc (alumnus)

Research interests: Fluid dynamics, instabilities, Faraday waves.
Currently at the Faculty of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, University of Chile.

Driss Yakoubi

Postdoc (ALUMNUS)

Research interests: turbulence modelling, finite element and spectral methods, numerical methods for initial-boundary value problems.

Laura Green

Research interests: Multistability and 1/f noise in a neural mass model.

Happy Inibhunu

THESIS/SUMMER STUDENT

Research Interests: Nonlinear Dynamics and the Atmosphere

Working with Greg Lewis