# Teaching

Feb – Apr 2018 | Instructor in the practical use of Mathematica for foundation year students. |

Oct – Dec 2014 | Teaching assistant (TA) in Solid Mechanics, a fourth year undergraduate course at the Oxford Mathematical Institute (MI). Tasks involved marking exercise sheets, designing model solutions as a part-time job, and teaching revision classes based on past exam papers. |

Jan – Mar 2014 | Class tutor in Mathematical Mechanical Biology, a fourth year undergraduate course at the MI. Tasks involved full responsibility of tutorial classes (designing solutions, marking and explaining) of this new course, as well as teaching revision classes. |

Mar 2014 | Full day of instructing Doctoral Training Centre students in solving mathematical biology problems. |

Oct – Dec 2013 | TA in Solid Mechanics. |

Nov 2013 | Full day of instructing Doctoral Training Centre students in learning Matlab. |

# Presentations

29. Mar 2018 | Blood flow and solute transfer in feto-placental capillary networks.British Applied Mathematics Colloquium (invited talk), University of St Andrew’s. Book of abstracts here. |

26. Mar 2018 | Morphoelastic dynamics of one-dimensional bio-networks,British Applied Mathematics Colloquium (invited talk), University of St Andrew’s. Book of abstracts here. |

22. Mar 2018 | Discrete models of elastic growth and vascular solute transport.Fluids and Materials Seminar (invited talk), University of Bristol. |

26. Oct 2017 | Ammonites’ shells as mechanical oscillators.Applied Mathematics Seminar (invited talk), University of Birmingham. |

5. Apr – 8. Apr 2016 | Growth dynamics in tubular structures.British Applied Mathematics Colloquium, University of Surrey. |

23. Jan 2017 | Growth Laws in Morphoelasticity., School of Mathematics, Manchester University.Informal Biomechanics Group talk |

5. Apr – 8. Apr 2016 | Ammonites’ shells as mechanical oscillators.British Applied Mathematics Colloquium, Oxford. |

Feb 2016 | Buckman’s Law in Ammonites’ shells., Mathematical Institute, Oxford.Junior Applied Mathematics Seminar |

1. Sep – 4. Sep 2015 | On the long-time stability of growth laws in morphoelasticity.Modelling across the Biology–Mechanics Interface, Castro Urdiales, Spain. |

30. Mar – 2. Apr 2015 | Growth Laws in Morphoelasticity.British Applied Mathematics Colloquium, Cambridge. |

3. Feb 2015 | Stable growth in soft tissues is very difficult (Poster; more info here).Doctoral Training Centre Symposium, Oxford. |

Aug 2012 | Optogenetics: Channelrhodopsin variations and mutations.Studienstiftung summer school on Optogenetics. Rot and der Rot, Germany. |

Jan 2011 | Learning reward timing in cortex through reward dependent expression of synaptic plasticity (more info here).Theoretical Neuroscience Seminar. University of Bremen, Germany. |

Jan 2011 | Random boolean networks (more info here).Compex Networks Seminar. University of Bremen, Germany. |

Sep 2010 | Dark matter, dark energy, string theory.Studienstiftung undergraduate summer school on high energy physics. Nice, France. |

Sep 2009 – Oct 2010 | Introduction to the concept of entropy. undergraduate seminars Studienstiftung on condensed matter physics. Düsseldorf, Germany. |

Aug 2008 | Lagrangian mechanics: examples and simulations (more info here).. Salem, Germany.Studienstiftung undergraduate summer school on the least action principle in physics |