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David Smith is a keen multidisciplinary collaborator and works with scientists and medics in areas ranging from male fertility to endocrine disorders. His research interests include:

Micro-fluid dynamics of fertility and reproduction, including sperm motility and embryonic nodal cilia
Mathematical endocrinology, including pharmacokinetics of cortisol; thyroid disease
Applications of mathematics in medicine

Dave currently supervises a postdoctoral fellow and two PhD students working on computational modelling of sperm motility, one student working on mathematical modelling in endocrinology, and also co-supervises a student in mathematical chemistry. Potential PhD students are warmly encouraged to get in touch.


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Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being


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