Timothy John Sullivan

Mathematics Institute, University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL, U.K.


Academic history

Research interests


  1. (With M. Koslowski, M. Ortiz & F. Theil) "On the behaviour of dissipative systems in contact with a heat bath: Application to Andrade creep", in preparation.
  2. (With F. Theil) "Deterministic stick-slip dynamics in a one-dimensional random potential", to appear in Oberwolfach Reports for the meeting "Analysis and numerics for rate-independent processes", 26 February–2 March 2007.

Conferences and meetings attended

  1. 17–18 September 2007: Microscopic Models of Plastic Evolution, University of Warwick, Coventry, U.K. Organizer and speaker.
  2. 30 April–1 May 2007: Third Annual Structured Integrators Workshop, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, U.S.A. Invited participant and speaker.
  3. 16 March–5 May 2007: Graduate Aeronautical Laboratories, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, U.S.A. Visiting student researcher and invited speaker, guest of Prof. Michael Ortiz.
  4. 25 February–2 March 2007: Analysis and numerics for rate-independent processes,, Mathematisches Forschungsinstitut Oberwolfach, Germany. Invited participant and contributing speaker.
  5. 19–20 January 2007: Opening colloquium of the Hausdorff Centre for Mathematics, Bonn, Germany. Participant.
  6. 11–23 September 2006: Fifth Prague summer school: Mathematical statistical mechanics, Centre for Theoretical Study, Charles University, Praha, Czech Republic. Participant and contributing speaker.
  7. 15–17 December 2003: IBM EMEA Top Student Recognition Event, Hursley Park, U.K. Invited participant.
  8. 19–25 July 2002: Ninth International Mathematics Competition for University Students, Uniwersytet Warszawski, Warszawa, Poland. Participant, representing the University of Warwick.

Academic employment and teaching experience


Undergraduate project supervisor Ph.D. supervisor Employment reference
Prof. Gero Friesecke Dr Florian Theil Dr David Wood
Zentrum Mathematik der
Technishchen Universität München
Boltzmannstrasse 3
D-85748 Garching-bei-München
Mathematics Institute
University of Warwick
United Kingdom
Mathematics Institute
University of Warwick
United Kingdom
gf@ma.tum.de f.theil@warwick.ac.uk david.wood@warwick.ac.uk
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