Dr Vasos Pavlika

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Departmental Lecturer and Director of Studies in the Physical Sciences


Dr Vasos Pavlika has a BSc in Physics and Mathematics, a MSc in Applied Mathematics, and a two-volume PhD thesis in Mathematical Physics (Magnetostatics and Fluid Dynamics).

Vasos has 30+ years of experience in lecturing, he has been a Field Chair, Senior lecturer and is currently Associate Professor (Teaching) at University College London. Vasos has been involved with many HE institutions including: the University of East London, the University of Gloucestershire, the University of Westminster, SOAS University of London (both on-campus and online), Into City University, St George’s University of London, Goldsmiths College University of London (online and on-campus), the London School of Economics and Political Science, the Department for Continuing Education University of Cambridge and the Open University.

Vasos has been an External Examiner/reviewer both nationally and internationally conducting his duties in: Malaysia (Penang and Kuala Lumpur), Singapore, India (Hyderabad, Bangalore and Chennai), China (Changshu), Bulgaria (Varna), Egypt (Cairo and Alexandria), Greece (Athens and Thessaloniki), Sri Lanka (Colombo), Oman (Muscat) and Latvia, within the UK Vasos has examined at the following universities: Anglia Ruskin, Birmingham City, Bolton, Bradford, Bedfordshire, Bucks New, Buckingham, Cardiff Metropolitan, Chichester, Coventry, De Montfort, East London, Greenwich, Kingston, Lincoln, Liverpool John Moores, Northumbria, Open, Plymouth, Salford, Sheffield, Staffordshire, South Wales, Ulster, West of England, West of London and Wolverhampton in disciplines including: Physics, Computer Science, Mathematics, IT, Software Engineering, Economics and Finance.

Vasos’ research interests include Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Modelling, the History of Physics and the History of Mathematics.