School of Mathematics, Statistics and Physics

Staff Profile

Dr Celine Guervilly

NERC Independent Research Fellow


Academic background

  • NERC Independent Research Fellow, School of Mathematics, Statistics and Physics, Newcastle University, UK (2016-2020)
  • Postdoctoral Research Associate, School of Mathematics, University of Leeds, UK (2013-2015)
  • Postdoctoral Scholar, Applied Mathematics and Statistics Department, University of California, Santa Cruz, USA (2011-2012)
  • PhD in Geophysics, Institut des Sciences de la Terre, Université de Grenoble, France (2010). Thesis Title: “Numerical study of planetary dynamos generated by surface shear or internal heating”
  • Master in Geophysics, Université de Grenoble, France (2007)
  • Licence in Physical and Earth Sciences, Université de Rennes I, France (2005)

Postgraduate supervision

  • Robert Cooper (started 2017)
  • Stephen Mason (started 2018)

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Research Interests

  • Geophysical fluid dynamics
  • Magnetohydrodynamics
  • Deep Earth Interior
  • Convection in planetary core
  • Planetary dynamos