In collaboration with Professor Enrico Coen and others at the John Innes Centre, Richard designs, develops, maintains, and supports software for modelling plant growth based on the numerical solution of differential equations for elasticity, growth, and diffusion.
In the past Richard has also worked on real-time procedural animation for virtual sign langauge, control theory, and topics in the theory of programming languages.
Coen E., Kennaway R., Whitewoods C. (2017)On genes and form.Development (Cambridge, England) (144)Publisher's version: 0950-1991
Rebocho A. B., Southam P., Kennaway J. R., Bangham J. A., Coen E. (2017)Generation of shape complexity through tissue conflict resolution.eLife (6)Publisher's version: 2050-084X