Finger-rafted sea ice, seen from the helicopter.

Photo: Nick Cobbing

Current Position
Assistant Professor at the University of North Carolina Wilmington

2018 - present

Education
Scripps Institution of Oceanography

Postdoctoral Scholar

2013 - 2017

 

Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Mathematics

(Joint with the British Antarctic Survey)

2009 - 2013

 

University of Cambridge

Master of Advance Studies in Mathematics (Part III) 

2008 - 2009

 

University of Bristol

Master of Science (M.Sci.) in Physics and Philosophy

2004 - 2008

Selected Awards & Fellowships

Frontiers of Innovations Scholars Program (FISP)

Postdoctoral Fellowship

Project title: "Uncovering the physical mechanisms driving the variability of Arctic sea ice"

Cambridge Philosophical Society

Research Studentship

'...for the continuation of an exceptionally promising piece of research beyond the usual standard of the PhD...'

 

OCCAM, Oxford University

King Abdullah University of Science & Technology Visiting Studentship

Host: Dr Dominic Vella

 

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute

Guest Program Studentship

Host: Prof. Hanumant Singh

Area: Morphological Analysis of Sea Ice Imagery

 

NASA, Goddard Space Flight Centre, Cryospheric Science Branch

Visiting Student

Host: Dr Thorsten Markus

Area: Study of Sea Ice Ridge Characteristics from IceBridge LiDAR

 

Award for Best Presentation

'Floating Carpets and the Delamination of Elastic Sheets'

2nd Year Ph.D. Student Talks, DAMTP, Cambridge

 

Smith-Knight Essay Prize in Mathematics, DAMTP, University of Cambridge

 

Honorary Senior Exhibition,  Gonville & Caius College, University of Cambridge

 

Scholar of the Cambridge European Trust,

Cambridge European Trust, University of Cambridge

Till J.W. Wagner