Prof Geoff Whittle

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Professor School of Mathematics and Statistics

Courses

Teaching in 2019

Research interests

Discrete mathematics; in particular the theory of matroids - a type of finite geometry - and graph theory.

Qualifications

BA (Hons) PhD Tas

Biography

My principal area of research is in matroid theory, a branch of combinatorics. Over time I have become increasingly interested in understanding the structure of minor-closed classes of matroids. My personal website has information on my research, publications and collaborations.

Courses

Teaching in 2019