Dr Fiona Polack MA (Cantab), MSc (York), PhD (Cantab)
Associate Staff


Application and development of computer simulation to support scientific research (applications such as cancer neogenesis, cell dynamics, modelling novel computational substrates); model driven engineering (metamodelling, and domain specific languages); simulation of complex systems; emergent systems; validation arguments.
Supporting and enhancing collaborative science at York, including initiatives in teaching interdisciplinary science at Masters and PhD level; support for scientific research; and understanding of the formation and maintenance of scientific collaborations.


MA (Cantab); MSc (York); PhD (Cantab).


2002 to present - Senior Lecturer, University of York; member of YCCSA
1990-1993 - Reseach Associate, University of York.
1993-2002 - Lecturer, University of York.
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Departmental and University Roles

  • Chair of Research Studies Committee
  • Member of University Special Cases Committee
  • BPSI Steering Committee Member
  • Principal of Langwith College


Contact details

Department of Computer Science
University of York
Deramore Lane
YO10 5GH

Phone: +44 (0)1904 325337

Office: RCH/102A

Personal Homepage: http://www-users.cs.york.ac.uk/~fiona/