Anatoly I. Ruban, Professor, Department of Mathematics, Imperial College London,Jitesh S. B. Gajjar, Professor of Applied Mathematics, School of Mathematics, University of Manchester

Anatoly Ruban: 1972: Received 1st class degree in Physics from Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology (MPhTI) 1977: PhD in Physics and Mathematics from Central Aerohydrodynamic Institute (TsAGI), Moscow 1991: Degree of Doctor of Science in Physics and Mathematics from Computing Centre of the Russian Academy of Sciences 1975 - 1995: Employed by TsAGI, starting as Junior Research Scientist and progressing to Head of Department of Gas Dynamics 1978 - 1995: Teaching at MPhPI, first as Associate Professor and then (1993 - 1995) as Professor in the Department of Theoretical Aerohydrodynamics 1995 - 2008: Chair in Computational Fluid Dynamics, University of Manchester, School of Mathematics 2008 - present: Chair in Applied Mathematics and Mathematical Physics, Imperial College London, Department of Mathematics

Jitesh S.B. Gajjar: 1977: Received 1st Class Hons in Mathematics from Imperial College, London 1984: Received PhD from Mathematics Department, Imperial College, London 1983 - 1985: Research Scientist at British Maritime Technology, Teddington, UK 1985 - 1991: Lecturer in Mathematics Department at Exeter University 1991 - current: Mathematics Department, University of Manchester 2007 - current: Professor of Applied Mathematics, University of Manchester