Athena SWAN Bronze Award

Supporter of LMS Good Practice Award

Professor Sanju Velani

Research group:
BA, DPhil (York)

Research interests

Number theory, dynamical systems, and discrete groups


Information on my research can be found on my York Research Database webpage.


Recent Publications

Full publication list

Recent Research Grants ( > £100K)

2012 EPSRC Programme Grant (£1,646,778): to fund a wide range of activities and appointments over a period of six years including 6 Research Assistantships, short and long term visitors and an international workshop for a project entitled 'New frameworks in metric Number Theory: foundations and applications' (with Prof. V. Beresnevich at York).

2008 EPSRC (£281,754): a Research Assistantship and Studentship for a project entitled 'Inhomogenous approximation on manifolds and more general structures'.

2008 EPSRC (£228,108): a Research Assistantship for a project entitled 'Classical Diophantine approximation revisited'.



Year: 2016/17
Title Course category Term
Number Theory 3rd year Autumn
Analytic Number Theory Masters Autumn
Year: 2015/16
Title Course category Term
Analytic Number Theory Masters Autumn
Metric Spaces 3rd year Autumn
Lebesgue Integration 3rd year Spring

See all years


Member of University Senate: 2016 to present.

Member of the Departmental Research Committee:  2004 to 2014.

  Chair of the Departmental Research Committee:  2010 to 2014.

Head of Pure Mathematics:  2009 to 2014.

Member of the Departmental Senior Management Team: 2009 to 2014 




Edited 3 May 2016 - 22:47 by slv3

Back to the Top


Contact Details

Professor Sanju Velani
Department of Mathematics
University of York
York, YO10 5DD

Tel:+44 1904 32 4599
View my profile in the York Research Database