BA and MA Mathematics, Cambridge University, UK, 2004
MMath (Part III Mathematics), Cambridge University, UK, 2005
Ph.D. Theoretical Astrophysics, Cambridge University, UK, 2009
Rebecca Martin's research deals with highly topical questions in astrophysics, such as how star and planetary systems form and why supermassive black holes grow in the centres of galaxies. She uses analytic and numerical methods in gas dynamics to study the theory of these processes.