The application of mathematics to important problems with useful outcomes in the area of biomedicine.
Qualifications:
 BSc, First Class Honours in Physics, University Medal, 1991
University of New South Wales
 PhD, 1998
University of New South Wales
University Positions:
 Senior Lecturer, 2005
School of Mathematics & Statistics,
University of New South Wales
 Lecturer, 20032005
School of Mathematics,
University of New South Wales
 ViceChancellor’s Postdoctoral Fellow, 2000  2002
Biomedical Systems Laboratory,
School of Electrical Engineering & Telecommunications,
University of New South Wales
 Assistant Research Professor, 1998  2000
Niels Bohr Institute,
Copenhagen, Denmark
Other Activities:
 Chair, Academic Committee, School of Mathematics & Statistics
 Elected member of the Academic Board, UNSW
 Member of the Committee on Education of the Academic Board, UNSW
 Associate Editor of Parabola
 Treasurer & Web coordinator, the Australian Society for Biophysics, http://www.biophysics.org.au

Adelle Coster
Senior Lecturer
Biomathematics Group
Applied Mathematics



Room 2086, The Red Centre 

Department of Applied Mathematics
School of Mathematics & Statistics
University of New South Wales
Sydney 2052 AUSTRALIA 

+61 2 9385 7048 

+61 2 9385 7123 

A.Coster@unsw.edu.au 

web.maths.unsw.edu.au/~adelle/ 