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The Gianna Angelopoulos Programme

for Science Technology and Innovation
 

Biography

Nikos Nikiforakis is the Gianna Angelopoulos Professor of Computational Multiphysics at the Cavendish Laboratory (Department of Physics) and the Director of GAPSTI. Nikos is the Head of the Laboratory for Scientific Computing, a research group developing algorithms and high performance computing methods for computational physics.

His research interests are problems involving multiple states of matter interacting under extreme conditions.

He has a 30-year track record working with companies and government laboratories such as AWE, Boeing, BP, Jaguar Land Rover, ORICA and Schlumberger. Nikos is the Course Director of the Master’s in Scientific Computing at the Department of Physics, and a Fellow and Director of Studies in Mathematics at Selwyn College.

Visit the Laboratory for Scientific Computing website to learn more.

Director of the Gianna Angelopoulos Programme for Science Technology and Innovation

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