Oliver Dorn, School of Mathematics,
The University of Manchester.

Oliver Dorn

Lecturer in Applied Mathematics
Alan Turing Building Room 1.110
Oliver. Dorn at manchester. ac. uk
Phone +44 161 306 3217.
Fax +44 161 306 3669
Postal address: School of Mathematics, University of Manchester, Alan Turing Building, Oxford Rd Manchester M13 9PL
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Areas of research interest: Applied Mathematics, Scientific Computing, with a special interest in inverse problems, physics based imaging and numerical optimization.

Research topics.

I am always looking for enthusiastic PhD students (and postdocs). Take the above list of research topics as a guideline to define new PhD projects (or beyond). I am happy to discuss also alternative projects.

Undergraduate and postgraduate research projects:

Here is a list of past undergraduate projects that I have supervised. If you are an undergraduate or MSc postgraduate student looking for a research topic in your final year, feel free to contact me to discuss potential projects. 

Some recent activities.

Main administrative duties at The University of Manchester


A list of courses taught in the past can be found here.

Most recently I have been teaching those courses:


A list of older presentations can be found here.
Some recent and upcoming events:


A list of older publications can be found here (by type) or here (by application area).

Some recent preprints and publications (since 2017):

Some review articles: