School of Mathematics

Douglas C Heggie

Professor Emeritus
The University of Edinburgh The School of Mathematics Room: 5214 James Clerk Maxwell Building, The King's Buildings, Peter Guthrie Tait Road Edinburgh EH9 3FD Scotland
Tel: Work 0131 650 5904


Research Interests

The classical gravitational N-body problem, especially applications to the computer simulation and dynamical evolution of globular star clusters.

Research Groups

Biographical Statement

Formerly Professor of Mathematical Astronomy