QCSCM         Queensland Consortium for Scientific Computation and Mathematics*


  John A. Belward

John Belward is a Professional Mathematician, expert in Scientific Computation. He is an Adjunct Professor at Queensland University of Technology , he retired 9 years ago from the Mathematics Department which is now part of the School of Mathematics and Physics at the University of Queensland. He has done work in the Institute for Molecular Bioscience and currently is a Research Fellow in the Centre for Nutrition and Food Sciences. John has established the Queensland Consortium for Scientific Computation and Mathematics as an independent body set up to foster the application of mathematics and scientific computation to practical problems.

  E-mail: john.belward@qcscm.com

John's professional interests :

Scientific Computing
, Surface Fitting, Modelling Plant Growth, Functional-Structural approaches to modelling digestion by monogastrics and the Numerical Solution of Integral Equations.

The presentation and teaching of mathematics.  The use of Mathematical Software in tertiary studies. Provision of mathematical techniques to
users of mathematics.  Fundamentally sound textbooks for senior year Mathematics in High Schools. 

Informative Links

Research and recent publications       
Ph. D. students
Year 11 and 12 text books, Mathematics for Queensland

The Belward family and other interests 

* Queensland Consortium for Scientific Computing and Mathematics is a registered business name in Queensland.                                  

Last modified November 19th 2012