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Dr Apala Majumdar

Co-ordinator Complexity Cluster of the ASC

Senior College Lecturer


Dr Apala Majumdar completed her undergraduate programme in Mathematics and Physics from the University of Bristol and then received a Ph.D in applied mathematics from the University of Bristol. She was Research Fellow and Tutor at Keble College from 2008-2012. She was awarded a prestigious 5-year EPSRC Career Acceleration Fellowship in 2011 and has been an active member of the Keble Advanced Studies Centre since 2012.

Research Interests

Research Interests: Dr Majumdar specializes in mathematical modelling for materials science, with special emphasis on liquid crystal science and the applications of partial differential equations and calculus of variations to industrial problems.

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College Contact Details

Dr Apala Majumdar
Keble College
Telephone: 01865 272721
Fax: 01865 272705