Placeholder image for staff profiles

Martin Wolf


Senior Lecturer

Biography

Biography

  • 2011 - present: Lecturer, University of Surrey
  • 2010 - 2011: College Tutor, Wolfson College, University of Cambridge
  • 2008 - 2011: STFC Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Cambridge
  • 2008 - 2011: Senior Research Fellow, Wolfson College, University of Cambridge
  • 2006 - 2008: Research Associate, Imperial College London
  • 2003 - 2006: PhD student, Leibniz University of Hannover

For full details, please visit my website.

Research interests

I am a lecturer in the Fields, Strings and Geometry Group. My current research ranges from formal areas in mathematics to applied areas in theoretical/mathematical physics all of which centre around geometry:

  • Twistor Geometry and Applications to Differential Geometry
  • Higher Gauge Theory and Category Theory, and Membranes in String and M-Theory
  • Integrability and Hidden Symmetries in String and Gauge Theory
  • String Theory/Gauge Theory Dualities
  • Instantons and Solitons
  • Geometry and Fluid Dynamics
  • Supergravity Theories

For full details, please visit my website.

Teaching

I teach the following modules:

  • MAT2009 Operations Research and Optimisation
  • MAT1034 Linear Algebra
  • MAT3038 Introduction to Relativity
  • MATM036 Relativity

I am also involved in undergraduate tutorial activities.

For full details, please visit my website.

Departmental duties

I am the Maths Website Administrator and Maths IT Liaison Office and the Newton Institute Correspondent.

My publications

Publications

For details, please visit INSPIRE or my website.