Kevin Houston (mathematician)

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Kevin Houston
Nationality British
Alma mater University of Warwick
Scientific career
Institutions University of Liverpool, Middlesex University, University of Leeds
Thesis Local Topology of Complex Analytic Maps (1994)
Doctoral advisor David Mond and Miles Reid

Kevin Houston is a senior lecturer in the School of Mathematics at the University of Leeds, a post he has held since 2005.[1] Prior to that, he was a lecturer at Middlesex University and a research associate at the University of Liverpool.[2] His research is on singularity theory.


Houston is the author of the book

  • Kevin Houston (2009). How to Think Like a Mathematician: A Companion to Undergraduate Mathematics. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press. p. 274. ISBN 0-521-71978-X. 

In addition he is an editor of:


  1. ^ "Person page: Dr Kevin Houston". School of Mathematics, University of Leeds. Retrieved 2013-04-08. 
  2. ^ "About". Kevin Houston. Retrieved 2013-04-08. 

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