L Mahadevan

L Mahadevan

Lola England de Valpine Professor of Applied Mathematics, of Organismic and Evolutionary Biology, and of Physics
L Mahadevan

Research Interests

The spatial and temporal dynamics of how matter is organized, i.e., how it it is shaped and how it flows; environmental dynamics, including flow through porous media, plant physiology, and climate change.

Related Publications

Influence of feedback on the stochastic evolution of simple climate systems. (2009)

Nonequilibrium scale selection mechanism for columnar jointing. (2009)

A generalized theory of viscous and inviscid flutter. (2009)

Optimal vein density in artificial and real leaves. (2008)

Gravitational stability of suspensions of attractive colloidal particles. (2007)

Environmental Courses

Faculty Department

Organismic and Evolutionary Biology


Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering


Nora McDonald (617) 495-2118

Contact Information

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