Prof Reza Tavakol

Prof Reza Tavakol

Emeritus Professor of Mathematics and Astronomy
School of Physics and Astronomy
Queen Mary, University of London
327 Mile End Road, London, E1 4NS

Telephone: 020 7882 6168
Room: G O Jones 206


Dynamics of the early and late universe; Large scale anisotropy; Cosmic topology;

Solar and Stellar Physics:

Nonlinear solar and stellar dynamos and solar and stellar variability.

Other interests:

Nonlinear dynamics; Philosophy of Science; Art-Science interface

Recent publications can be found at:

arXiv eprint server

NASA ADS Database



Visual Arts

Moon and Oceans

Video installation in collaboration with Henna Aiskainen and  Silvana Macedo, 2005, Perth, Scotland

An  Other  Forest

Installation in collaboration with Andrew Darke,  June 2014, Yorkely, Forest of Dean

Forests, Fragments of Memory

Installation in collaboration with Andrew Darke, 15-31 May 2015, G511ERY Gallery, London

Convivencia at the Turnpike

Installation, including photographs, video and text, in collaboration with Haim Bresheeth,  as a part of `dis/placed' exhibition, 16-21 June 2015, Shoreditch Town Hall, London (



The memory of light (Memoria de la luz)

Book of poems in collaboration with Margarita Shultz, Cuarto Vientos, 2001

Member of Centre for Poetry, QMUL




Time(s) of Photographs 

Essay on a found photograph (