University of Leeds

University of Leeds

Applied Mathematics

Areas of research include: Aerodynamics; aerosol science; applied analysis; astrophysics; biological fluid dynamics; boundary-layer theory; computer-aided design; combustion theory; computational fluid and solid mechanics (including finite difference, finite element, boundary integral and Lagrangian methods); cosmical gas dynamics; discrete systems; dynamical systems; inverse problems; heat transfer; high-speed impact and penetration dynamics; integrable systems; mathematical biology; mathematical chemistry; mathematical medicine; magneto-hydrodynamics; non-Newtonian fluid dynamics; optical fibres; physiological fluid dynamics; pollution; polymer dynamics and static structures; relativistic fluid dynamics; semiconductor devices; solid-state physics; soliton theory; stochastic differential equations; turbulent flows; thermodynamics; viscoelastic fluids.

Entry requirements

1st or upper 2nd Class Honours degree in mathematics or related subject, or equivalent.

Sponsorship information

BBSRC; CASE; EPSRC; NERC; PPARC; ORS; University; Wellcome Trust.


Qualification Study mode Start month Fee Course duration
PhD Full-time - 3 years
PhD Part-time - 5 years
MPhil Full-time - 2 years
MPhil Part-time - 4 years

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
University of Leeds Leeds LS2 9JT Yorkshire and the Humber

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School of Mathematics
Telephone number: 
0113 343 5111