Director of Studies

I consider requests by students to interrupt or repeat their studies.

I chair the Department's Mitigating Circumstances panel and Appeals panels and

I chair the Department's UG Disciplinary panels.

I also chair and am a panel member of Disciplinary panels at both the Faculty and University level.

My Provisional Timetable for 2020-21 Semester 1

Still to be timetabled are meetings with project students.

  9.00 10.00 11.00 12.00 1.00 2.00 3.00 4.00 5.00

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For 2020-21 I will be teaching MATH10242, Sequences abd Series; MATH20101, Real Analysis, and MATH20132, Calculus of Several Variables.

Courses I have taught in previous years which you might find interesting.


 A few Gaussian Primes

Analytic Number Theory with special interest in the "geometric" distribution of ideals in number fields and, in particular, the distribution of Gaussian primes in the plane. The (almost certainly false?) conjecture in this area is that one can walk from the origin of the plane out to infinity with steps of bounded length stepping only on the Gaussian primes.

For further details see

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Contact details

Dr M D Coleman
Mathematics Department,
Alan Turing Building,
The University of Manchester,
Oxford Road,
Manchester M13 9PL

0161 30 63649 (use + 44 161 200 3649 from overseas)

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