Professor Norman Dancer
F07  Carslaw Building
The University of Sydney
Telephone  9351 4141 
Fax  9351 4534 

Biographical details
Norman Dancer is a member of the Editorial Advisory Board of the book publishing program in mathematics launched jointly by de Gruyter and Versita. The program is focused on Central and Eastern Europe.
Research interests
Nonlinear analysis, especially degree theory, Morse theory and Conley index; applications to nonlinear ordinary and partial differential equations, including singular perturbations; bifurcation theory.
Norman Dancer is a member of the Nonlinear Analysis Research Group.
Teaching and supervision
Timetable
Selected grants
2017
 Nonlinear Partial Differential equations; bubbles, layers and stability; Yan S, Dancer E, Du Y; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).
2013
 Singularity, degeneracy and related problems in nonlinear partial differential equations; Yan S, Dancer E, Du Y; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).
2011
 Stable and Finite Morse index solutions and peak solutions of nonlinear elliptic equations; Dancer E; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).
2010
 Transitions and singular behaviour in nonlinear partial differential equations; Du Y, Dancer E, Yan S; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).
2008
 Finite Morse index solutions of nonlinear partial differential equations; Dancer E; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).
2007
 Sharp transitions in partial differential equations and related problems; Du Y, Dancer E, Yan S; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).
2005
 Joint venture between AMSI members required under Funding agreement between the Commonwealth and the; Dancer E, Taylor D, Weber N.
 Stable and peak solutions of partial differential equations; Dancer E; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).
2003
 Free boundary problems in partial differential equations and related topics; Du Y, Dancer E, Du Y; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).
 Symmetry and bifurcation; Dancer E; DVC Research/Research and Development Scheme: Research and Development (R&D).
2002
 Abstract methods for nonlinear partial differential equations; Dancer E; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Discovery Projects (DP).
2000
 Population models and partial differential equations; Dancer E; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Large Research Grants (LRG).
 Bifurcations and secondary bifurcations for ordinary and partial differential equations; Dancer E; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Large Research Grants (LRG).
 The effects of the domain geometry and topology in nonlinear elliptic equations; Noussair, E, Dancer E; Australian Research Council (ARC)/Large Research Grants (LRG).
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