University of Durham --- Department of Mathematical Sciences

Andrew Lobb

Mathematical Sciences
Durham University
Science Labs
South Road
Phone: (UK) 0191-334-3055
Email: andrew dot lobb at without the misspelling
Interests: Low-dimensional topology.


Check out Liam Watson's knotty instagram feed too.

For the first half of 2017 I will mainly be in Cambridge organizing the Homology Theories in Low Dimensional Topology programme.

I am part of the Leverhulme-funded big project on knottedness between Durham and Bristol Universities!

Past PhD Student:
Jonathan Grant (2012-2016)
Current PhD Students:
Will Rushworth (2014-2018)
Lauren Scanlon (joint supervision with Jeremy Kendal) (2014-2018)
David Evans (joint supervision with Paul Sutcliffe) (2014-2018).

Ex-Postdoc Patrick Orson (2015-2017).
Ex-Postdoc: Lukas Lewark (2013-2014).

Old Grant: EPSRC EP/M000389/1, New homotopy-type invariants of knots (from January 2015).
Older Grant: EPSRC EP/K00591X/1, Knot homology: Theory and Computation.

Check out the occasional Topology Reading Group.
Pure Math Colloquium.
Geometry and Topology Seminar.
Here's a summer school on Low Dimensional Topology that I organized at Durham. It was funded by the LMS and EPSRC.