Dr Galane Luo MA MSc PhD FHEA

Dr Galane Luo

School of Mathematics
Teaching Fellow

Contact details

Address
School of Mathematics
Watson Building
University of Birmingham
Edgbaston
Birmingham
B15 2TT
UK

Dr Galane J Luo, publishing as Dr J. Luo, is a Teaching Fellow in the School of Mathematics, University of Birmingham. He worked as a Research Fellow in the same School from 2018 to 2021 and continues to work in the Mathematical Biology and Healthcare group on various research projects.

Qualifications

  • Fellow of The Higher Education Academy (FHEA), 2018
  • PhD in Mathematical Sciences, Durham University, 2018

Biography

Dr Luo obtained his PhD in Mathematical Sciences from Durham University in 2018, for his thesis, 'Polaron Dynamics in the Alpha Helix: Models of Electron Transport in Hydrogen-Bonded Polypeptides'. He became a Fellow of The Higher Education Academy while working on his PhD. From October 2018 to September 2021, Dr Luo worked as a Research Fellow in the School of Mathematics, University of Birmingham. He is currently a Teaching Fellow in the same School.

Teaching

Semester 2

LH/LM Applied Mathematical Analysis

Research

Research Themes

  • Mathematical plant science
  • Complex systems
  • Condensed matter
  • Polaron theory
  • Theoretical biophysics

Research Activity

Dr Luo's research interests include: modelling the cellular mechanics that underpin plant morphogenesis; agent-based modelling of consensus formation with applications in sociology, ecology and automation; and electrodynamics in protein macromolecules.

Publications

A complete list of Dr Luo's publications can be found at his Google Scholar page.