Jean Reinaud's webpage

Dr Jean N Reinaud, HDR, FIMA
Senior lecturer in Applied Mathematics
Head of the Applied Mathematics division
Vortex Dynamics Research Group
School of Mathematics and Statistics
Mathematical Institute, room 318
University of St Andrews
North Haugh
St Andrews, KY169SS
Fife, Scotland

Links :
University Research page
Research Gate page
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Informal Tumblr blog

23/09/23 - A new paper on Finite Froude and Rossby numbers counter-rotating vortex pairs is available online (open access).

10/09/23 - A recent paper on the vertical alignment of two like-signed quasi-geostrophic vortices in near collapse interactions is available online (open access).

16/07/23 - Another recent paper on the effect of a pure strain on a three-dimensional filament of quasi-geostrophic potential vorticity is available online (open access)

Other recent papers are available from my Publications link below.

Prospective PhD students: Feel free to contact me to discuss potential research topics. Details regarding the application process can be found here.


Gustave Courbet: The wave, National Galleries of Scotland

    I am a Senior lecturer in Applied Mathematics and a member of the Vortex Dynamics Research Group in the School of Mathematics and Statistics of the University of St Andrews.

   The other members of the group are Professor D.G. Dritschel, Dr D. Lemasquerier, Dr D. Lucas, Dr D. Rees Jones, Dr R.K. Scott .

   My main research is on geophysical vortex dynamics.

    Some informations about me are available on this page. You can also see my CV in pdf format.

    Information on past conferences organised by the group may be found here.

Last modification 22 September 2023