The London Institute combines researchers in the mathematical sciences with staff drawn from writing, coding, design, fundraising, journalism and policy. They work closely together to make, fund and communicate fundamental breakthroughs in physics and mathematics.*i*

- All
- Director
- Scientists
- Staff
- Trustees

### Trustee

### Sir Roy Anderson

Sir Roy is a LIMS Trustee, a professor of epidemiology at Imperial College and former Chief Scientist at the Ministry of Defence.

### Trustee

### Sir John Beddington

Sir John is a LIMS Trustee and professor at Oxford, and former Government Chief Scientific Adviser. His research is on mathematical ecology.

### Science writing

### Ananyo Bhattacharya

Dr Bhattacharya is chief science writer at LIMS. He writes about our research and promotes our mission in the science and mainstream press.

### Machine learning

### Mikhail Burtsev

Dr Burtsev is a Landau AI Fellow at LIMS. His research focuses on the mathematical tools and ideas that could lead to more intelligent AI.

### Physical chemistry

### Robert Bywater

Dr Bywater is a Visitor at LIMS and was most recently at the Crick Institute. His research is on physical chemistry and information theory.

### Graphs and networks

### Guido Caldarelli

Prof. Caldarelli is an Associate Fellow at LIMS and professor of physics in Venice. He works on complex networks and statistical physics.

### String theory

### Federico Carta

Dr Carta is a Leverhulme Postdoctoral Fellow at LIMS. His research focuses on string theory, phenomenology and quantum field theories.

### Executive assistant

### Justine Crean

Justine Crean is the assistant to the director at LIMS. She helps manage our scientists and staff and coordinate the Institute’s activities.

### Algebraic geometry

### Alexander Esterov

Prof. Esterov is an Arnold Fellow at LIMS. His research combines enumerative algebraic geometry, Galois theory and the geometry of polytopes.

### Statistical physics

### Rob Farr

Dr Farr is an Associate Fellow at LIMS and Senior Scientist at Jacobs Douwe Egberts. His research is on statistical physics and mechanics.

### Software development

### Andriy Fedosyeyev

Mr Fedosyeyev is the lead developer for the acclaimed LIMS website and creates algorithms and visualisation methods for research projects.

### Statistical physics

### Thomas Fink

Dr Fink is the Director and a Trustee of LIMS. His research is on statistical physics, combinatorics and evolvable systems.

### Condensed matter theory

### Oleksandr Gamayun

Dr Gamayun is an Arnold Fellow at LIMS. He works on applications of quantum field theory and mathematical physics to condensed matter theory.

### Mathematical physics

### Yang-Hui He

As well as a Fellow at LIMS, Prof. He is a professor of physics at the University of London. He works on string theory and machine learning.

### String theory

### Elli Heyes

Miss Heyes is a Visitor at LIMS and a PhD student at the University of London. Her research is on algebraic geometry and machine learning.

### String theory

### Edward Hirst

Dr Hirst is a Visitor at LIMS and a postdoc in physics at the University of London. His research focus is string theory and gauge theory.

### Science writing

### Thomas Hodgkinson

Mr Hodgkinson is a science writer at LIMS, where he writes for the press and our website. He is also a novelist, journalist, and critic.

### Representation theory

### Oleksandr Kosyak

Prof. Kosyak is an Arnold Fellow at LIMS and a member of the Institute of Mathematics NASU. He studies representation theory of infinite-dimensional groups.

### Mathematical physics

### Vyacheslav Lysov

Dr Lysov is an Arnold Fellow at LIMS. His work focuses on tropical mirror symmetry, supersymmetric localisation and asymptotic symmetries.

### Development

### Sarah Myers Cornaby

Mrs Myers Cornaby is the LIMS Development Director, where she has raised funds for our Arnold and Landau posts and is growing our endowment.

### Quantum field theory

### Alexander Ochirov

Dr Ochirov is a Landau Research Fellow at LIMS, having previously worked in Oxford and Zurich. His research is on quantum field theory.

### Trustee

### Martin Reeves

As well as a Trustee, Mr Reeves is Chairman of the BCG Henderson Institute and works on organisation intelligence and AI-assisted discovery.

### Trustee

### Talulah Riley

Talulah Riley is a LIMS Trustee. An actress, author and tech entrepreneur, she helps us spread the gospel of curiosity driven science.

### Graphic design

### Roman Rybiansky

Mr Rybiansky is the digital and print designer at LIMS and contributes to our acclaimed website. He also guides LIMS’s technology portfolio.

### Algebraic geometry

### Arman Sarikyan

Dr Sarikyan is a Landau Junior Research Fellow at LIMS. His research focuses on links between birational geometry and derived categories.

### Number theory

### Alisa Sedunova

Dr Sedunova is a Visitor at LIMS and a Simons CRM Scholar in Montréal. One of her research focuses is integral points on algebraic curves.

### Statistical physics

### Forrest Sheldon

Dr Sheldon is a Junior Fellow at LIMS, following a physics postdoc at Los Alamos. He works on mathematical biology and neural computing.

### Number theory

### Ilya Shkredov

Prof. Shkredov is an Arnold Fellow at LIMS and a member of the Russian Academy of Sciences. He works on number theory and сombinatorics.

### Quantum field theory

### Evgeny Sobko

Dr Sobko is a Landau Fellow at LIMS. His research focuses on exactly solvable models in quantum field theory and string theory.

### Topological photonics

### Andrei Stepanenko

Dr Stepanenko is a Landau Junior Research Fellow at LIMS. His research is on the design of quantum systems that exhibit topological effects.

### Accounting

### Liz Whitby

Miss Whitby is the accountant for LIMS and its incubator LIMS Ventures. She also supports our Finance Director and Development Director.