Michael Meylan obtained his B.S. and Ph.D. degree from Otago University, New Zealand, in 1991 and 1994, respectively. He held appointments at Massey University, New Zealand (1999–2003), University of Auckland, New Zealand (2003–2011) and serves currently at The University of Newcastle (Australia). His research is in hydrodynamics and related wave theory. He has worked extensively in linear hydroelasticity especially in relation to wave scattering in frozen oceans. He has also worked on applying the theory of generalized eigenfunction expansions and the singularity expansion method to problems in hydrodynamics.
Biography Updated on 12 March 2012