Pak-Wing Fok

Associate Professor

Mathematical Sciences

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Areas of Expertise

  • An applied mathematician, Fok uses mathematical models to gain insight into problems from biology and other physical sciences.
  • Examines mathematical descriptions of DNA and atherosclerosis, DNA repair, wound healing and the evolution of crystalline (semi-conductor and metallic) surfaces at the atomic scale.
  • Can also discuss cell movement.
  • Utilizes Partial Differential Equations (PDEs), asymptotic methods, stochastic analysis and simulation in his research.

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