Timothy David obtained a degree in mathematics (1983) and the Ph.D. degree (1987) from the University of Leeds, UK. He served as a lecturer then Senior Lecturer at the Department of Mechanical Engineering at Leeds University from 1986 to 2002, when he was given the Chair at the University of Canterbury in New Zealand. He is a Fellow of IPENZ and works currently as the Director of the Center for Bioengineering and since 2010 the Director of the BlueFern Supercomputing Unit at Canterbury. His research interests span from mathematical analyses of vascular cellular pathways, the numerical simulation of perfusion in the human brain to the large scale simulations of multiscale vascular phenomena utilizing massively parallel techniques running on the BlueFern IBM Blue Gene.
Biography Updated on 10 January 2011