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Personal Statement

I am an applied mathematician with an interest in fluid dynamics, especially applied to the earth sciences. I have particular interests in non-Newtonian fluids, in flow in porous media, and in sediment transport in environmental flows.

For further information about my academic background and activities, please see my personal web pages at http://personal.strath.ac.uk/david.pritchard


  • fluid dynamics
  • applied mathematics

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Fluids Engineering & Materials Science
fluids Physics & Astronomy
Suspended sediments Engineering & Materials Science
Sediment transport Engineering & Materials Science
Porous materials Engineering & Materials Science
sediment transport Physics & Astronomy
Fluid Mathematics
Newtonian Fluid Mathematics

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Projects 2009 2019

Research Output 2001 2020

1 Downloads (Pure)

Thixotropic pumping in a cylindrical pipe

Pritchard, D., Croudace, A. I. & Wilson, S. K., 15 Jan 2020, In : Physical Review Fluids. 5, 16 p., 013303.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Saw tooth
Newtonian Fluid

SQA Qualifications in Mathematics and English (1986-2018): a Statistical Overview

Pritchard, D., 7 Mar 2019, [S.I.]. 23 p. (SMC Report; vol. 2019, no. 1)

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

Open Access


Slowly varying pipe flow of thixotropic fluids

Author: Croudace, A., 1 Feb 2018

Supervisor: Pritchard, D. (Supervisor) & Wilson, S. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral Thesis

Activities 2013 2016

British Applied Mathematics Colloquium (BAMC) 2016

David Pritchard (Invited speaker)
6 Apr 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Focussed Research Group on Geophysical Viscoplastic Flows

David Pritchard (Invited speaker)
Oct 2015

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course