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Professor Christopher Railton

Professor Christopher Railton

Professor Christopher Railton
B.Sc.(Lond.), Ph.D.(Bath)

Emeritus Professor

Office MVB 5.07
Merchant Venturers Building,
Woodland Road, Clifton BS8 1UB
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 954 5175

Research summary

Professor Chris Railton received his PhD degree in ‘Boxed Microstrip Circuits’ from the University of Bath in 1984, and then joined the University of Bristol. In 1999, he was appointed Professor in Computational Electromagnetics.

His research interests are focussed  on the development of novel and efficient algorithms for a wide variety of electromagnetic modelling scenarios . Professor Railton’s main area of activity is in extending the Finite Difference Time Domain (FDTD) method  to allow larger and more complex problems to be solved using readily available computer power. In addition, he has worked on other techniques including the Spectral Domain Method, the ...

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