Professor Omar FODA


School of Mathematics and Statistics

  • Room: 193
  • Building: Peter Hall Building
  • Campus: Parkville Campus

Research Interests

  • Integrable systems
  • Algebraic Combinatorics
  • Statistical Mechanics
  • Mathematical Physics
  • Quantum field theory
  • Mathematics of string theory

Research Groups

Extra Information

For details of my research interests, please refer to my web page

Past Postgraduate Supervision

Name Thesis title
Alexander CARADOC "On vertex models with domain wall boundary conditions"
Stephen MCATEER "A diagrammatic approach to factorizing F- matrices in XXZ and XXX spin chains."
Michael WHEELER "Free fermions in classical and quantum integrable models."
Matthew ZUPARIC "Integrable systems and gauge theories"

Past MSc Students

Name Project title
David BATT
Zeying CHEN
Michael COUCH "Noether's Theorem and Beyond: Symmetries in Mechanical Systems"
Fiona DRUITT "Hirota’s Direct Method and Sato’s Formalism in Soliton Theory"
Laura HATTAM "Finding Solutions to KP"
James PLUNKETT "An introduction to the algebraic Bethe ansatz"
Amy SULLIVAN "Inverse scattering solution of KdV equation"
Michael WHEELER "An Introduction To Riemann-Hilbert Problems And Their Applications"
Matthew ZUPARIC "The finite gap solution for the N particle periodic Toda lattice"

Recent Grant History

Year(s) Source Type Title
2014 - 2016 ARC Discovery Integrable Systems in Gauge and String Theories (080082)
2010 - 2012 ARC Discovery Green functions, correlation functions and differential equations


  • Academic Board member
  • BSc Mathematical Physics Major Coordinator


  • Math. Sciences Library Users Committee
  • Recruitment and Publicity Committee
  • Strategic Planning Committee