I am an applied mathematician trained in mathematical biology who studies biological gels and biochemical physiology. I use asymptotic expansions and perturbation theory to interface with numerical solutions of ordinary and partial differential equations.
Modeling of the Gastric Mucus Gel on the Gastric Epithelium (with J.P. Keener) (2011)
The mucus lining of the mammalian stomach has a thickness on the order of hundreds...