Project staff


Pablo Padilla (Professor of Mathematics, UNAM, Mexico City, and Visiting Fellow, Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge; PhD in Mathematics, Courant Institute, NYU; Piano diploma Mannes College of Music, New York) has mathematical research interests in nonlinear differential equations and dynamical systems as well as applied mathematics to music (algorithmic composition, musicology and musical acoustics), biology, economics, finance and sustainability. Website

Francis Knights (Fellow & Tutor, Fitzwilliam College, Cambridge) studied music at the universities of London and Oxford, and has research interests in organology, cathedral music, performance practice and manuscript sources. He is director of the Cambridge Renaissance Ensemble and a busy performer and conductor. Website

Current and former Research Associates

Dan Tidhar (Wolfson College, Cambridge)

Adrián Tonatiuh Ruiz (Ulm University, Germany)

Ivan Paz (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Barcelona)

Mateo Tonatiuh Rodríguez Cervantes (National University of Mexico)


Summer interns 2017

Ben Grant, Aditya Guha (University of Cambridge)

Summer interns 2019

Kolawole Ayonrinde, Bethany Davies, Matthew Jones, Arvin Leung, Jamie MacDonald, Isabel Macenka, Ryan Nevill, Carlo Scarian (University of Cambridge)