Jonathan A. Sherratt

Photo of Jonathan Sherratt Jonathan Sherratt has been Professor of Mathematics at Heriot-Watt University since January 1998. He was an undergraduate at the University of Cambridge (1985-1988), followed by graduate work at the University of Washington. His doctorate from the University of Oxford (1991) was supervised by J.D. Murray, FRS and P.K. Maini, FRS. He did postdoctoral work at Oxford, and was a Lecturer (1994-1997) and then Senior Lecturer (1997) at the University of Warwick before moving to Heriot-Watt.

Jonathan Sherratt's research area is mathematical biology. He works on the application of mathematics to ecology, cell biology and medicine.

(This photograph was taken in May 2023).

List of fellowships and prizes (html)
List of publications (html)
All of my published papers can be downloaded in PDF format
CV, current on 13 August 2023 (pdf)
Electronic versions of talks (html)
All of my seminars and conference talks since December 2005 can be downloaded
Tutorials on computational methods, and software (html)
You can also click here to go directly to the home page of WAVETRAIN: free, open-source software for studying periodic travelling wave solutions of partial differential equations
Contact information:
Department of Mathematics
School of Mathematical and Computer Sciences
Heriot-Watt University
Edinburgh EH14 4AS, UK

Tel: +44 131 451 3740
Fax: +44 131 451 3249

Department of Mathematics Home Page
For students on the Venice Winter School on "Patterns of Vegetation in Water-Controlled Ecosystems"
For students: video of Briggs Rauscher oscillating chemical reaction
For students: Philip Maini lecture on Turing patterns
For smstc students: lecture slides, lecture notes, supplementary material, assignment.