The Twelve Bens in Connemara, taken from a lough in the Roundstone Bog.
What I'm doing
I am a Lecturer in the School of Mathematics and Statistics at the University of Sheffield; my research interests are in probability. I obtained my DPhil from the Mathematical Institute in the University of Oxford, associated with St. Anne's College and working with Neil O'Connell and Ben Hambly.
Other pagesMy research page
My teaching page
My photos page
My father, David Jordan, is a Professor in Pure Mathematics at the University of Sheffield, and my mother, Camilla Jordan, is a Staff Tutor in Mathematics for the Yorkshire Region of the Open University. My brother, Thomas Jordan, is a lecturer at the University of Bristol. We also have a family web page with some Java applets I was involved with writing.
I enjoy mountain walking and cross-country skiing and have been a member of the Oxford University Walking Club. I am now a member of the Sheffield Walking Group. I was also involved with the Oxford University Contract Bridge Association.
Relevant to walkingBBC weather page
Mountain weather forecasts
How to pronounce Scottish Gaelic
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Contacting meMy department address is School of Mathematics and Statistics,
University of Sheffield,
Telephone: +44 (0)114 222 3873