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Phone: (852) 2358 7448
Office: Room 3456
ORCID: 0000-0002-1573-028X
Scopus ID: 6701358460


Jeff Chasnov is a Professor of Mathematics at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology. He received a BA from the University of California, Berkeley and a PhD from Columbia University. He had postdoctoral appointments at NASA, Stanford University, and the Université Joseph Fourier in Grenoble, France before moving to Hong Kong in 1993.

Jeff has created five courses on Coursera, including four courses for the Mathematics for Engineers Specialization, and the recreational math course Fibonacci Numbers and the Golden Ratio.  He is the author of numerous research articles in fluid turbulence and mathematical biology, and has authored popular online textbooks and YouTube videos. He enjoys family life, swimming, tennis, and strength training, and takes great pleasure in his family vacations.