Mathematica Trainer and Consultant: William Shaw
William Shaw has been working for Nomura International plc in London
since 1992. It is the wholly owned European subsidiary of The Nomura
Securities Co. Ltd., one of the world's largest investment banks. Its major
activities in Europe include the origination, trading, and sales of securities;
research; principal securitization; and emerging markets' corporate finance.
Dr. Shaw gained his BA in mathematics from King's College of the
University of Cambridge in 1980, and his DPhil in mathematical physics
from Oxford University in 1984. He
subsequently held postdoctoral and teaching positions at Cambridge and
beginning a career as a U.K.-based consultant to government and industry
problems in applied mathematics.
Dr. Shaw is a professor of financial mathematics at King's College, The
He has written two books on the use of Mathematica: Modelling
Financial Derivatives with
Mathematica, and Applied Mathematica, which was
Addison-Wesley in 1993. He has published over 30 papers on topics ranging from
asymptotically flat space-times, through string theory and diffusion models, to
applied electromagnetics and computer algebra.
Professor of Financial Mathematics
King's College, The Strand
London WC2R 2LS
phone: +44-(0)20-7848 1119
fax: +44-(0)20-7848 2017