William Langford

University Professor Emeritus

Department: Mathematics
Office: MACN 544
Extension: 53289
Email: wlangfor at uoguelph dot ca

Current Students
Brian Corbett
Brady Dortmans
Marianne Waito

Ph.D. Caltech, Applied Mathematics, 1971
B.Sc. Queen's, Mathematics, 1966
Dynamical Systems Theory; Bifurcation Theory; Strong Resonances; Pattern Formation and Symmetry; Modelling of Biological Systems; Climate Change.
2005-07 President, Canadian Applied and Industrial Mathematics Society.
2005-11 Steering Committee, International Congress on Industrial and Applied Mathematics, Vancouver 2011.
2005-09 Mathematics-NSERC Liaison Committee.
2004- University Professor Emeritus, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Guelph.
2003 International Workshop on Bifurcation Theory and Spatio-Temporal Pattern Formation “In Honour of Professor William Langford”, Fields Institute, Toronto.
2002 Fields Institute Fellow, Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences, Toronto (lifetime award).
2002 EPSRC Visiting Research Fellow, Mathematics Research Centre, University of Warwick, Coventry, England.
2001-02 Chercheur Associé, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Institut Non Linéaire de Nice, France.
2001 President’s Distinguished Professor Award, University of Guelph.
1996-99 Deputy Director, The Fields Institute for Research in Mathematical Sciences, Toronto.
1990-96 Chair, Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Guelph.
1982-2003 Associate Professor and Full Professor, Dept. of Mathematics and Statistics, Univ. of Guelph.
1983-95 Adjunct Professor, Dept. of Applied Mathematics, University of Waterloo.
1970-82 Assistant and Associate Professor, Dept. of Mathematics, McGill University, Montreal.