Organization profile

Organisation profile

We are part of the School of Mathematical and Computer Sciences at Heriot-Watt University and of the Maxwell Institute for Mathematical Sciences, which achieved excellent results in the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise.

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gauge theory Physics & Astronomy
algebra Physics & Astronomy
Ising model Physics & Astronomy
gravitation Physics & Astronomy
Yang-Mills theory Physics & Astronomy
matrices Physics & Astronomy
strings Physics & Astronomy
instantons Physics & Astronomy

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Lyonell Boulton

Person: Academic (Research & Teaching)

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David Bourne

Person: Academic (Research & Teaching)


Research Output 1969 2019

A chemotaxis model of feather primordia pattern formation during avian development

Painter, K. J., Ho, W. & Headon, D. J., 21 Jan 2018, In : Journal of Theoretical Biology. 437, p. 225-238 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Mathematical models
Linear stability analysis
Cell proliferation

AKSZ Constructions for Topological Membranes on G2-Manifolds

Kökényesi, Z., Sinkovics, A. & Szabo, R. J., 29 Mar 2018, In : Fortschritte der Physik. 66, 3, 1800018

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

structural analysis
string theory
quantum mechanics

Algorithmic aspects of enriched time domain boundary element methods

Gimperlein, H. & Stark, D., 16 Mar 2018, In : Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle


Mahoney-Room-Neumann Prize

Mark Lawson (Recipient), 12 Dec 2017

Prize: National/international honour

honors and awards

Activities 2014 2019

  • 3 Editorial activity
  • 2 Other
  • 1 Invited talk

Scientific Committee Member

Ciobanu Radomirovic, L. (Recipient)
Jul 2019

Activity: Other

Groups, Complexity, Cryptology (Journal)

Ciobanu Radomirovic, L. (Editorial board member)

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workEditorial activity

Invited Speaker

Ciobanu Radomirovic, L. (Speaker)
18 Jul 2018

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

Press / Media

Native Scientist 2017

Katrin Solveig Lohan, Christian Dondrup & Christian Saemann


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Research