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- Dr Tim Lowe

I am a Senior Lecturer in the School of Mathematics and Statistics, based in Milton Keynes.

I joined the Open University in 2006 having previously held positions at Cranfield University and The University of Leeds.

I am also an Associate Lecturer (tutor) for the OU module MST124 Essential mathematics 1.

**Contact details**

Schol of Mathematics and Statistics

The Open University

Walton Hall

Milton Keynes

MK7 6AA

Tel: +44 (0) 1908 653840

Email: tim.lowe@open.ac.uk

My background is as an applied mathematician, with interests in fluid mechanics, geometric modelling, optimization and numerical methods.

More recently, I have been interested in the use of computer-based systems to support and enhance the learning of mathematics.

I currently chair the module M373 Optimisation and am also a member the following module teams

- MU123 Discovering mathematics
- MST124 Essential mathematics 1
- MST326 Mathematical methods and fluid mechanics

I recently co-chaired the production of MST124 and MST125 (Essential mathematics 1 and 2). I was also involved with the production of MU123 Discovering mathematics and am currently assisting with production of revised versions of:

I have led the adoption of the STACK e-assessment system with the Open University, have written many questions and helped with others.

Lowe, Tim; Mestel, Ben and Wiliams, Gareth

Research in Learning Technology, 24, Article 30630

Loch, Birgit; Lowe, Tim W. and Mestel, Ben D.

Teaching Mathematics and its Applications, 34(2) (pp. 91-101)

Lowe, Timothy

Teaching Mathematics and its Applications, 34(3) (pp. 138-148)

Loch, Birgit; Jordan, Camilla R.; Lowe, Tim. W. and Mestel, Ben. D.

International Journal of Mathematical Education in Science and Technology, 45(2) (pp. 256-268)

Broadhurst, A.; Lane, D. W.; Rogers, K. D. and Lowe, T. W.

Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section B: Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms, 249 (pp. 808-811)

Lowe, Tim W.

Ship Technology Research (Schiffstechnik), 52(3) (pp. 124-133)

Broadhurst, A.; Rogers, K. D.; Lowe, T. W. and Lane, D. W.

Acta Crystallographica Section A: Foundations of Crystallography, A61 (pp. 139-146)

Broadhurst, A.; Rogers, K. D.; Lane, D. W. and Lowe, T. W.

Powder Diffraction, 20(3) (pp. 233-240)

Lowe, T. W. and Steel, J.

Journal of Ship Research, 47, Article 4(3) (pp. 222-236)

Lowe, T. W.

Mathematical Engineering in Industry, 8(3) (pp. 253-274)

Lowe, T. W. and Pedley, T. J.

Journal of Fluids and Structures, 9(8) (pp. 885-905)

Lowe, T. W.; Bloor, M. I. and Wilson, M. J.

Journal of ship research, 38(4) (pp. 319-328)

Lowe, T. W.; Bloor, M. I. G. and Wilson, M. J.

Computer-Aided Design, 22(10) (pp. 655-665)

Cooper, Martyn; Lowe, Tim and Taylor, Mary

In: Miesenberger, Klaus; Zagler, Wolfgang; Klaus, Joachim and Karshmer, Arthur eds.

ISBN : 9783540705390 | Publisher : Springer | Published : Berlin

Lowe, T. W. and Pedley, T. J.

In: Crolet, J. M. and Ohayon, R eds.

ISBN : 0-582-23691-6 | Publisher : Longman Scientific & Technical | Published : Harlow, U.K.

Jordan, Camilla and Lowe, Tim

In : CETL-MSOR Conference 2011 (5-6 Sep 2011, Coventry University) (pp. 63-67)

Lowe, Timothy and Hasson, Robert

In : CETL-MSOR Conference 2010 (6-7 Sep 2010, University of Birmingham)

Lowe, Tim; Mestel, Ben and Arrowsmith, Gaynor

In : 12th International CAA Conference: Research into e-Assessment (8-9 Jul 2008, Loughborough University, UK)

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