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Areas of Expertise
- Applies mathematics to biology. Researches phase changes in matter and the dynamics of films.
- Interests include the dynamics of the tear film on the surface of the eye. Also works on dynamics of thin fluid films, phase change in solids, liquids and gases.
- Works closely with optometrists to explain their observations and data from experiments imaging the ocular surface.
- Utilizes numerical and perturbation methods in applied mathematics.
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