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Faculty of Science, Engineering and Computing.
Penrhyn Road
Kingston upon Thames
Surrey KT1 2EE

Tel: +44 (0)20 8417 9000

Dr Nigel Atkins

School/Department: Computer Science & Mathematics
Position: Principal Lecturer


I have worked at Kingston since 1988 and prior to that I was a mathematical modeller in the radar industry.

Educational and Professional Qualifications

  • 1980 - 1985 PhD
  • 1975 - 1980 BSc Hons (1st) in Mathematics

Research Interests

Learning and teaching aspects of mathematics at university, particularly in regard to support and transition issues from FE to HE.

Teaching Area

During my career I have lectured many subjects ranging from discrete mathematics for computer scientists to engineering mathematics and even some computing. However, my main areas are in general mathematical modelling and related use of differential equations.

Other Professional Activity

Mathematical modelling consultancy undertaken during my lecturing career for various radar and tracking companies.


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