Number one in the UK and seventh in the world in the Times Higher Education rankings of universities under 50 years old


Athena SWAN Bronze Award

Supporter of LMS Good Practice Award

Professor Vladimir Vladimirov

Research group:
Diploma in Physics and Applied Mathematics (Novosibirsk University), PhD-Candidate of Science in Physics and Mathematics (Novosibirsk and Moscow), DrSci-Doctor of Sciences in Physics and Mathematics (Novosibirsk and Moscow)

Research Interests

Applied Mathematics and Fluid Dynamics with special interests in: Asymptotic and Averaging Methods; Direct Lyapunov Method; Vibrodynamics; Hydrodynamic Stability; Arnold's Stability; Vortex Dynamics; Geophysical Fluid Dynamics; Magneto-Hydrodynamics (MHD); Liquid Crystals; Biological Fluid Dynamics; Microhydrodynamics; Micro-Robots.

Recognition and Awards

  • A special award from the International Astronomy Union: a small planet in the Solar System is named `Vladimir A.Vladimirov'. Reference: Minor Planet Circular No.36654, 20 March 2000.
  • Visiting Professorships: University of Toronto (1991-2); Cornell University (1992); Caltech (1992); University of Cambridge, DAMTP (1993-4); University of Leeds (1992-3 and 2005-now).  Monash University (1996), Tsinghua University, Taipei (1995), Tsinghua University, Beijing (2007), King Fahd University of Petrolium & Minerals (2013);
  • Honorary Professor: Southern Federal University (1998-now);
  • Director of the Hull Institute for Mathematical Sciences and Applications (2001-5).
  •  Doctor of Sciences in Physics and Mathematics, Research on Stability of Rotating and Stratified Flows, USSR Academy of Sciences (1989).
  • Above 150 invited lectures and external seminars at various universities of USA, UK, France, Germany, Denmark, China, Hong Kong, and Russia.
  • The 1-st Prize in Fundamental Sciences of the Siberian Division, USSR Academy of Sciences  (1989).
  • The 1-st Prize in Applied Mathematics and Mechanics of the Siberian Division, USSR Academy of Sciences (1986).

Publications and Research Grants

Above 100 refereed research papers, 2 monographs; 21 research grants from various funding agencies since 1990.

Selected Publications

Vladimirov VA.  2013.  Dumbbell micro-robot driven by flow oscillations. Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 717(Rapid publications, 2013):1-11. Abstract  Download: Acoustic-Robot-4.pdf (200.36 KB)
Vladimirov VA.  2010.  Admixture and Drift in Oscillating Fluid Flows. arXiv: 1009, 4058v1. (physics,flu-dyn) Abstract  Download: drift-preprint.pdf (594.54 KB)
Vladimirov VA, Zhukov MY, Shiryaeva EV.  2009.  Modelling of Electromigration and Electroosmisis in a Planar Microchannel. Izvestiya vuzov Severo-Kavkazskii region, Series of Natural Sciences. (Special issue: Topical Problems in Mathematical Hydrodynamics):46-50.
Vladimirov VA, Morgulis AB.  2008.  Dynamics of a Solid Affected by a Pulsating Point Source of Fluid. Regular and Chaotic Dynamics. Hamiltonian Dynamics, Vortex Structures, Turbulence.:135-150. Abstract  Download: VladimirovIUTAM-head.pdf (233.56 KB)
Vladimirov VA.  2005.  On Vibrodynamics of Pendulum and Submerged Solid. Journal of Mathematical Fluid Mechanics. 7:S397-412. Abstract  Download: Vladimirov_jmfm_2005.pdf (212.96 KB)

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Professor Vladimir Vladimirov
Department of Mathematics
University of York
York, YO10 5DD

Tel:+44 1904 32 4148
Fax: +44 1904 32 3071

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