Richard Matthews


I completed a masters degree in Mathematics at the University of Bristol before moving to Leeds to start a PhD in October 2017, under the supervision of Michael Rathjen and Andrew Brooke-Taylor, which I completed in 2021. I am now a Research Associate at the University of Leeds, and my staff profile canbe found here


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Research interests

Set Theory, in particular:

  • Axiomatic Set Theory
  • Large Cardinal Axioms
  • Set Theory Without the Power Set
  • Intuitionistic Set Theory
  • Choiceless Set Theory


  • MSci Mathematics, University of Bristol

Research groups and institutes

  • Logic