Paul Smith Former Postdoctoral Fellow
Probabilistic combinatorics, random discrete structures and bootstrap percolation theory.
Dr Paul Smith studied mathematics at Trinity College, Cambridge, first as an undergraduate and then as a PhD student under the supervision of Béla Bollobás. He is now doing a postdoc at IMPA in Rio de Janeiro with Rob Morris, working on bootstrap percolation and related models. Outside mathematics, Paul has captained Cambridge and represented England at karate.