Charles Semple Charles Semple

Professor of Mathematics, FRSNZ, FNZMS
BSc(Hons I) (Massey University), Dip Teaching (Auckland College of Education), MSc, PhD (Victoria University of Wellington)

School of Mathematics and Statistics
University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
Christchurch 8140, New Zealand

Telephone: +64 3 364 2987 ext 8349
Fax: +64 3 364 2587

Fellow of the Royal Society of New Zealand and the New Zealand Mathematical Society, and a past President of the New Zealand Mathematical Society. Currently, on the editorial boards of Advances in Applied Mathematics and IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics.


Combinatorics, phylogenetics, matroid theory

FebCover.gif Written for undergraduate students, an article on mathematical aspects of phylogenetics appeared in Math Horizons.