College Fellows and Staff

Dr Doran

Dr Christopher JL Doran

Fellow in Natural Sciences (Physics)

Director of Studies in Natural Sciences (Physics)

College Room: JL14

College Tel: +44 1223 7 60973

Dept. Tel: +44 1223 7 60973



Web: Department

Personal Biography

I currently hold the post of Research Enablement and Entrepreneur in Residence in ARM Research, a role I took up in 2015. Prior to that position I was Founder and Chief Operating Officer at Geomerics, a company developing graphics technology for computer games. Geomerics' technology has been used in over 50 titles, including the award-winnning Battlefield and Need for Speed series. You can find out more about this at

I have over 15 years experience in research in applied mathematics and theoretical physics. I am the author of a major book on geometry and physics and of over 50 academic papers. I have Directed Studies in Physics or Sidney Sussex since 1999.

Selected Publications

A full list can be found on my Department website. The mostly widely read and accessible is the book 'Geometric Algebra for Physicists' by Chris Doran and Anthony Lasenby, published by Cambridge University Press, 2003.