#### Editor-in-Chief

Professor Sir Mark Welland

The Nanoscience Centre

University of Cambridge

#### Publishing Editor

#### Reviews Editor

Professor Michel Destrade

School of Mathematics

National University of Ireland, Galway

#### Subject Editors

**Chemistry:** Professor Paul O'Brien

School of Chemistry

University of Manchester

**Computer Science:** Professor Dame Wendy Hall

Faculty of Physical Science and Engineering

University of Southampton

**Earth Science:** Professor Brian Kennett

Research School of Earth Sciences

The Australian National University

**Engineering:** Professor Roger Owen

College of Engineering

Swansea University

**Materials:** Professor Nicole Grobert

Department of Materials

University of Oxford

**Mathematics (Applied):** Professor Herbert Huppert

Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics (DAMTP)

University of Cambridge

**Physics:** Professor Ajay Sood

Department of Physics

Indian Institute of Science

#### Editorial Board

Dr Ben Allen

Department of Engineering

University of Oxford

Keywords: radio communications, antennas / electromagnetics, communication networks, wireless power

Dr Stuart Allen

School of Computer Science & Informatics

University of Cardiff

Keywords: mobile networks/computing, social networks, combinatorial optimisation, wireless networks

Dr Diego Altamirano

School of Physics & Astronomy

University of Southampton

Keywords: high-energy astrophysics, black holes, neutron stars, accretion, thermonuclear burning, pulsars

Professor G Ambika

Physics

Indian Institute of Science Education & Research

Keywords: nonlinear Dynamics, chaos, synchronization, nonlinear time series analysis, complex networks, recurrence networks

Professor Nils Andersson

Mathematical Sciences

University of Southampton

Keywords: gravity, black holes, neutron stars, relativistic fluids, superfluidity, superconductivity, gravitational waves

Professor Polly Arnold

School of Chemistry

University of Edinburgh

Keywords: synthetic chemistry, organometallic chemistry, small molecule activation, homogeneous catalysis

Professor Colin Bain

Department of Chemistry

Durham University

Keywords: Colloid Chemistry, spectroscopy, nonlinear optics, microfluidics, optical tweezers, lipid membranes

Professor Martin Barlow

Department of Mathematics

University of British Columbia

Keywords: probability theory, analysis, diffusion, markov process, random walk, Brownian motion, percolation, stochastic process, stochastic differential equation

Professor Mustansir Barma

TIFR Centre for Interdisciplinary Sciences

Tata Institute of Fundamental Research

Keywords: non-equilibrium statistical mechanics, phase transitions, critical phenomena, disordered systems

Professor John Barrett

School of Mathematical Sciences

University of Nottingham

Keywords: Quantum gravity, quantum geometry, quantum topology, noncommutative geometry, topological quantum field theory

Professor Jean Braun

Earth Surface Process Modeling

German Research Centre for Geosciences and University of Potsdam

Keywords: geomorphology, tectonics, geodynamics, rock mechanics

Professor Philip Broadbridge

Department of Mathematics and Statistics

La Trobe University

Keywords: hydrology, nonlinear diffusion equations, population genetics, quantum field theory

Professor Hans-Peter Bunge

Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences

Ludwig-Maximilians Universitat, Munchen

Keywords: Geodynamics and Planetary Dynamics, Tectonics and Plate Tectonics, Geology, Mineral Physics, Parallel and High Performance Computing

Professor Muffy Calder

College of Science and Engineering,

University of Glasgow

Keywords: Theory and practice of modelling and analysis of complex systems: process algebras, model checking, pervasive and biochemical systems/networks, bigraphs, feature interaction analysis

Dr Earl Campbell

Department of Physics & Astronomy

University of Sheffield

Keywords: quantum physics, quantum computing, quantum information, quantum error correction, fault-tolerance

Dr Vincent Caudrelier

School of Mathematics

University of Leeds

Keywords: integrable systems (quantum and classical, continuous and discrete), soliton theory, integrable nonlinear PDEs.

Professor Anthony Davison

Chair of Statistics

Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

Keywords: statistical theory and methods, likelihood methods, resampling methods, statistical of extremes, statistical modelling

Professor Francesco dell’Isola

Structural and Geotechnical Engineering

Università di Roma La Sapienza and Università dell’Aquila

Keywords: Lagrangian Mechanics, Variational Principles and Methods, Metamaterials, Smart Materials and Structures, Mechanics of Growing Tissues, Experimental Mechanics

Professor Mark Dennis

School of Physics

University of Bristol

Keywords: wave physics, optics, classical field theory, topology, random functions, geometry in physics

Professor Vikram Deshpande

Department of Engineering

University of Cambridge

Keywords: mechanics of solids, biomechanics, micromechanics

Professor Subhsish Dey

Civil Engineering

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur

Keywords: Fluid mechanics; Hydraulics; Hydrodynamics; Hydrodynamic model; Turbulent flow; Jet flow; Open channel flow; Hydraulically rough flow; River mechanics; River meandering; Sediment transport; Riverbed erosion; Scour; Double-averaging methodology

Dr Tim Dodwell

Department of Engineering

University of Exeter

Keywords: Multiscale Modelling, Domain Decomposition Methods, Multi-layered / Composite Materials, Multilevel Markov Chain Monte Carlo Methods, Buckling Instabilities, Spatial Chaos

Professor Ernesto Estrada

Mathematics and Statistics

University of Strathclyde

Keywords: complex networks, network structure, algebraic network theory, dynamical systems on networks, random models of networks

Professor Daining Fang

College of Engineering

Peking University

Keywords: mechanics, piezoelectrics, ferroelectric materials, ferromagnetic materials, cellular materials, composite materials, lattice materials, fracture, micromechanics

Professor Joe Fernando

Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering & Earth Sciences

University of Notre Dame

Keywords: fluid dynamics, environmental flows, oceanography, atmospheric dynamics, hydraulics, urban flows, flow through vegetation, environmental acoustics

Dr Joseph Fitzsimons

Centre for Quantum Technologies

National University of Singapore

Keywords: quantum computing, quantum information processing, complexity theory, cryptography

Professor Guangtao Fu

College of Engineering

University of Exeter

Keywords: climate change impacts and adaptation, flood risk analysis and management, green infrastructure, water quality management, water systems analysis, water supply

Professor Marie-Pierre Gaigeot

Laboratoire Analyse et Modélisation pour la Biologie et l’Environnement

Université d’Evry val d’Essonne

Keywords: molecular dynamics simulations, first principles and classical md, gas phase molecules and clusters, condensed matter, interfaces, theoretical vibrational spectroscopy

Professor Chris Garrett

School of Earth and Ocean Sciences

University of Victoria

Keywords: ocean waves, ocean tides, ocean mixing processes, marine renewable energy, oceanic waste disposal

Professor Avik Ghosh

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

University of Virginia

Keywords: Nanotubes, Graphene, Transition Metal Dichalcogenides, Transistors, Mosfets, Cmos, Nanomagnetic Memory, Magnetic Logic, Skyrmions

Dr Lucas Goehring

Nottingham Trent University

Keywords: soft condensed matter, pattern formation, colloids, fracture, multi-phase flow, geophysical patterns, complex systems, self-organization

Dr Paul Grassia

Chemical and Process Engineering

University of Strathclyde

Keywords: foam science and engineering, suspension/sludge rheology, multiphase flows and multiphase mass transfer

Professor Sébastien Guenneau

Institut Fresnel

Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Marseille

Keywords: waves, diffusion, homogenization, asymptotic methods, finite elements, metamaterials, photonic crystals, cloaking, negative refraction, electromagnetics, elastodynamics, hydrodynamics

Professor Yi-Ke Guo

Data Science Institute

Imperial College London

Keywords: Big Data, Machine Learning, Bioinformatics

Dr Anders Hansen

Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics

University of Cambridge

Keywords: applied functional and harmonic analysis, complexity theory, sampling theory, signal processing, compressed sensing, sparsity based regularisations, inverse problems, computational spectral theory, computability,

Professor Chris Hardacre

School of Chemisty

University of Manchester

Keywords: Catalysis, Ionic Liquids

Dr Jerry Heng

Department of Chemical Engineering

Imperial College London

Keywords: chemical engineering, nucleation, crystallisation, surface properties, wettability, adhesion, cohesion, powders

Professor Jan Hesthaven

EPFL-SB-MATHICSE-MCSS

École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne

Keywords: discontinuous galerkin and spectral methods, certified reduced basis methods, methods of uncertainty quantification, methods for multiscale problems in time and space, and fractional differential equations

Professor Graham Heinson

School of Physical Sciences

University of Adelaide

Keywords: electromagnetics, tectonics, mineral exploration, modelling, inversion

Professor Jane Hillston

School of Informatics

University of Edinburgh

Keywords: process algebra, stochastic processes, Markov chains, mean field approximation, formal languages

Professor Masahiro Hotta

Department of Physics

Tohoku University

Keywords: quantum entanglement, quantum energy teleportation, black hole entropy

Dr Andrea Idini

Department of Physics

University of Lund

Keywords: nuclear physics, nuclear structure, nuclear reactions, optical potential, many-body methods, density functional theory, green functions, coupled cluster, configuration interaction, astronuclear, r-process, beta decay, superfluidity

Professor Anne Juel

School of Physics & Astronomy

University of Manchester

Keywords: Free surface flows, Drops and bubbles, Wetting, Microfluidics, Instabilities, Nonlinear Dynamics, Yield and Non-Newtonian flows

Professor Constantinos Kardaras

Department of Statistics

London School of Economics

Keywords: Mathematical Finance, Probability

Professor Achim Kempf

Department of Applied Mathematics

University of Waterloo

Keywords: relativistic quantum information, physics of information, inflationary cosmology, quantum gravity

Professor Paul Krueger

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Southern Methodist University

Keywords: Aerodynamics, unsteady flows, vortex dynamics, biological/bio-inspired propulsion, viscous flows, vortex rings, vortex formation, propulsive efficiency

Professor Brian Launder

School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering

University of Manchester

Keywords: turbulence modelling, measurement and numerical simulation, swirling flows, flow management, aspects of environmental fluid mechanics

Professor Tim Leighton

Engineering and the Environment

University of Southampton

Keywords: ultrasonics, cavitation, ocean bubbles

Professor Ben Leimkuhler

Department of Mathematics

University of Edinburgh

Keywords: numerical analysis, molecular dynamics, multiscale modelling, computational statistical mechanics

Professor Anders Lindquist

Department of Automation, Shanghai Jiao Tong University

and Department of Mathematics, Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm

Keywords: mathematical systems theory, control theory, optimization

Professor Liping Liu

Department of Mathematics and Department of Mechanical Areospace Engineering

Rutgers University

Keywords: Solid Mechanics, Nonlinear elasticity, Continuum Thermodynamics, Structural engineering, Multiscale modelling, Multiphysics Modelling, Optimal Design

Professor Sara Lombardo

Mathematical Sciences

Loughborough University

Keywords: Analysis of PDEs, Nonlinear Waves, Integrable Systems, Automorphic Lie Algebras

Professor Richard Lueptow

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Northwestern University

Keywords: granular flows, fluid mixing, granular mixing, granular segregation, taylor-couette flows, rotating flows, turbulence, chaos, dynamical systems, reverse osmosis, filtration, experimental methods

Professor Shankar Madathil

Electronic and Electrical Engineering

University of Sheffield

Keywords: power semiconductors, microelectronics, semiconductor devices

Professor Nader Masmoudi

Courant Institute of Mathematical Sciences

New York University

Keywords: fluids, pde, inviscid limit, boundary layer problems, asymptotic problems, Euler system.

Professor Dougal McCulloch

Physics

RMIT University

Keywords: electron microscopy, thin film coatings, carbon based solids, materials characterisation

Professor Jonathan Mestel

Department of Mathematics

Imperial College London

Keywords: Dynamos. Flows in curved pipes. MHD. Haemodynamics

Professor Gennady Mishuris

Department of Mathematics

Aberystwyth University

Keywords: factorisation of matrix functions, Wiener-Hopf technique, waves and dynamic fracture in complex and discrete structures, nonlinear interfaces, hydraulic fracture, asymptotic methods in biomechanics

Professor John Mitchell

Met Office

Keywords: meteorology, climate modelling, greenhouse effect, global warming, attribution, palaeoclimate, climate sensitivity, climate feedback

Dr Gavin Morley

Department of Physics

University of Warwick

Keywords: quantum information, quantum technology, experiments, epr, endor, edmr, high magnetic fields, dnp, qubit, silicon donors, diamond colour centres, nv- centres

Dr Xavier Moya

Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy

University of Cambridge

Keywords: phase transitions in functional materials, multiferroic materials, magnetoelectric materials, caloric materials

Dr Adri Olde Daalhuis

School of Mathematics

University of Edinburgh

Keywords: applied analysis, asymptotic analysis, special functions

Professor Shaoxing Qu

School of Engineering

Zhejiang University

Keywords: Mechanics of Soft Active Materials, Soft Machines, Mechanics of Materials, Fracture Mechanics, Mechanical Instability of Structures

Professor Sriram Ramaswamy

Department of Physics

Indian Institute of Science

Keywords: active matter, hydrodynamics, self-propelled systems, colloids, membranes, liquid crystals

Professor Nicholas Rawlinson

Department of Earth Sciences

University of Cambridge

Keywords: Seismic tomography, inverse theory, plate tectonics, passive seismology, Earth imaging

Dr Tom Sanders

Mathematical Institute

University of Oxford

Keywords: analytic number theory, combinatorics

Dr Carola-Bibiane Schoenlieb

Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics

University of Cambridge

Keywords: inverse problems, variational regularisation, partial differential equations, continuous optimisation, structure preserving numerical schemes for PDEs, mathematical imaging, image reconstruction, image analysis, image processing

Professor Paul Smith

Department of Mathematics

Macquarie University

Keywords: Waves, acoustic waves, electromagnetic waves, Linear and non-linear waves, Scattering and diffraction, Inverse scattering, Target identification, Analytical and numerical techniques for scattering, Regularisation techniques, Nonlinear dynamical systems, Chaos

Dr Robert Smith

Physics Department

University of Cambridge

Keywords: Ultracold atoms, Bose-Einstein Condensation, Superfluid, Feshbach Resonance, Strongly correlated systems

Professor Thomas Sotiriou

School of Mathematical Science & School of Physics and Astronomy

University of Nottingham

Keywords: general relativity, gravity, alternative theories of gravity black holes, neutron stars, quantum gravity, Lorentz violations

Dr Vas Stavros

Department of Chemistry

University of Warwick

Keywords: ultrafast spectroscopy, dynamics, photochemistry

Professor David Steigmann

College of Engineering

UC Berkeley

Keywords: continuum, mechanics, shell theory, finite elasticity, variational methods, stability, surface stress, capillary phenomena, mechanics of thin films

Professor Alice Sullivan

School of Biological and Chemical Sciences

Queen Mary University of London

Keywords: mesoporous silica, silica nanoparticles, siloxanes, polysilsesquioxanes, sol-gel materials, phosphonates, heterogeneous oxidation catalyst, heterogeneous hydrogenation catalyst, heterogeneous carbon carbon coupling catalyst, heterogeneous condensation catalyst, drug delivery vehicle, metal alkyls, metal silanolates, metal phosphonates, metal alkoxides, metal amides

Dr Andrew Sutherland

School of Engineering & Applied Science

Aston university

Keywords: organic synthesis, monomers, nanoparticles, polymer beads, microspheres, fluorescence assays

Professor Steven Tobias

Department of Applied Mathematics

University of Leeds

Keywords: astrophysical fluid mechanics, geophysical fluid mechanics, bifurcation theory, nonlinear dynamics, solar physics, dynamo theory, mathematical modelling, magnetohydrodynamics (mhd)

Professor Chai Keong Toh

Department of Computer Science

National Tsing Hua University

Keywords: computer networks, operating systems, mobile computing, cloud computing, internet of things, distributed computing

Professor Peter Vadasz

Mechanical Engineering

Northern Arizona University

Keywords: heat transfer, fluid dynamics, transport phenomena in porous media, natural convection

Dr Ventsislav Valev

Department of Physics

University of Bath

Keywords: plasmonics, nanophotonics, chirality, second harmonic generation, plasmonics, metasurfaces

Professor Bruno Welfert

School of Mathematical and Statistical Sciences

Arizona State University

Keywords: stability, convergence, eigenvalue, iterative process

Professor Helen Wilson

Department of Mathematics

University College London

Keywords: Viscoelasticity, Instabilities, Suspensions

Professor Maohai Xie

Department of Physics

the University of Hong Kong

Keywords: surface science, molecular-beam epitaxy, stm, thin films, nanostructures

Dr Roberta Zambrini

Institute for Cross-Disciplinary Physics and Complex Systems

Universitat de les Illes Balears

Keywords: Quantum complex systems, Quantum optics

Professor Yihui Zhang

Department of Engineering Mechanics

Tsinghua University

Keywords: solid mechanics, buckling, stretchable electronics, 3d assembly, smart materials and structures, thin-film mechanics

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