Professor David Hughes

Professor David Hughes

Research interests

I have research interests in various aspects of astrophysical and geophysical fluid dynamics and magnetohydrodynamics.

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  • MA in Mathematics (Oxon) 
  • Certificate of Advanced Study in Mathematics (Part III Maths) (Cantab)
  • PhD in Applied Mathematics (Cantab)

Student education

I teach modules in applied mathematics, and supervise undergraduates in various topics in fluid dynamics. 

Research groups and institutes

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Astrophysical and Geophysical Fluid Dynamics

Current postgraduate researchers

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