Dr Thomas Morrill

Postdoctoral Fellow in Analytic Number Theory


Room G34 PEMS South (Bldg 26) School of Physical, Environmental and Mathematical Sciences, UNSW Canberra, Australian Defence Force Academy, PO Box 7916, Canberra BC ACT 2610, AUSTRALIA


I'm a pure mathematician working in the UNSW Canberra number theory group (https://www.unsw.adfa.edu.au/science/number-theory). Pronouns: they/them/theirs.

CV (Updated 20 April 2020)
Thesis (2017)

Discretion (2020) - A song about encryption, written and produced in one week.
A New Ideal (2018) - A song for Emmy Noether, written and produced in one week.
Goodbye (2018) - Sound collage featuring audio recordings of my thesis. Possibly the world's first song about overpartitions.
Radio Interview (2014)

BA Earlham College 2011
MS Oregon State University 2013
PhD Oregon State University 2017

Research Interests:
Analytic Number Theory
Partition Theory


Journal articles

Morrill T, 2020, 'Difference tones in “ non-Pythagorean” scales based on logarithms', Journal of Mathematics and Music, vol. 14, pp. 48 - 57, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/17459737.2019.1704084

Morrill T; Trudgian T, 2019, 'An elementary bound on Siegel zeroes', Journal of Number Theory, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jnt.2019.10.024

Morrill T, 2019, 'Two Families of Buffered Frobenius Representations of Overpartitions', Annals of Combinatorics, vol. 23, pp. 103 - 141, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00026-019-00419-w