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Staff Profile: Dr Tristan Pryer


Dr Tristan Pryer

Job Title:

Associate Professor of Numerical Analysis and Scientific Computing


CDT MRes Director of Studies

Areas of Interest:

  • Computational methods for partial differential equations arising in fluids and plasmas. In particular, finite element methods, discontinuous Galerkin methods, finite volume methods, their error analysis and the design of adaptive strategies.
  • Calculus of Variations, especially problems arising as minimisation problems in the supremum norm.
  • Modelling of geophysical flows in weather and climate.

Research groups / Centres:


Centaur MathSciNet arXiv

Current Teaching (2018/19):





+44 (0) 118 378 6539


Room 306, Mathematics

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