Phil Wilson

Phil Wilson

Associate Investigator

 

Phil is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Mathematics & Statistics at the University of Canterbury, and is Deputy Director of the not-for-profit initiative Maths Craft New Zealand. Trained in mathematical fluid dynamics in the UK, Phil worked in biomathematics in Japan, and now likes to apply mathematics to problems in geology, oceanography, industry, sport, and space. He has made forays into the philosophy of mathematics, and with Maths Craft New Zealand has helped to organise free public engagement festivals at which over 10,000 people have attended. More about Phil.