Vasilisa Nikiforova

Vasilisa Nikiforova

Institut des Hautes Etudes Scientifiques
Le Bois-Marie, 35 route de Chartres
91440 Bures-sur-Yvette

phone: (+33) 1 60 92 66 37
office: 1N2 (26637)

I am a theoretical physicist.
My main research interest lies in the field of classical gravity (GR and beyond) and cosmology. At IHES, my scientific way goes together with Prof. Thibault Damour.

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  • Short bio

    I defended my PhD at Lomonosov Moscow State University in Russia. Prof. Valery Rubakov was my supervisor starting from the second year of my undergraduate studies till the end of my Ph.D. work.
    Before coming to IHES, my home institute was Institute for Nuclear Research of the Russian Academy of Sciences in Moscow.
    I am also scientific journalist, poet, musician, popularizer of science.

  • My public talk at Science Slam Russia