Ralph Kenna

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    1991 …2022

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    Ralph Kenna is a theoretical physicist whose interests are centred around statistical mechanics. After completing a Doctorate at the Karl Franzens Universität Graz, he held postdoctoral positions at the University of Liverpool and in Trinity College Dublin. He was awarded a Readership in 2006 and became Professor of Theoretical Physics in August 2012. His research interests include phase transitions and critical phenomena as well as digital humanities and sociphysics.

     

    Vision Statement

    The single motivation for all of my research is curiosity. I constantly hope to achieve greater understanding of various complex systems, from the physical sciences to the sociological and the humanities.

     

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    • SigmaPhi

      Ralph Kenna (Advisory Committee)

      7 Jul 201411 Jul 2014

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    • MECO39

      Ralph Kenna (Organising Committee)

      8 Apr 201410 Apr 2014

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    • Maths Meets Myths

      Ralph Kenna (Organiser)

      10 Sep 201413 Sep 2014

      Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

    • Maths Meets Myths

      Ralph Kenna (Organiser)

      25 Jul 201326 Jul 2013

      Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

    • Statistical Physics: Modern Trends and Applications

      Ralph Kenna (Keynote Speaker)

      23 Jun 200925 Jun 2009

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