Chris Kouvaris

Portrait of Chris Kouvaris

Associate Professor

Phone: (+45) 6550 2354
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Short CV

Education

  • 2005: Ph.D. in physics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
  • 2000: M.Sc. in physics, Iowa State University.
  • 1998: Diploma in Electrical & Computer Engineering, National Technical University of Athens.

Employment

  • 2010-present : Assistant Professor, CP3-Origins.
  • 2009-2010: Research Associate, Université Libre de Bruxelles.
  • 2007-2009: Marie Curie Fellow (Indivindual Fellowship), The Niels Bohr Institute.
  • 2007:  Scientific Associate (6 months), CERN.
  • 2005-2007: Marie Curie Fellow, “Excellence Team Fellowship”, The Niels Bohr Institute.
  • 2000-2005: Teaching and Research Assistant, Center for Theoretical Physics, MIT
  • 1998-2000: Teaching Assistant, Iowa State University

Honors and Awards

  • 2008: CPAN (Spanish Center of Particle Astroparticle and Nuclear Physics) fellowship.
  • 2007: Individual Marie Curie Fellowship.
  • 2005: Member of the “Excellence Team” of Marie Curie.
  • 2005: INFN (Italian National Institute of Nuclear Physics) fellowship.
  • 2004: Harvard Junior Fellow Nominee.
  • 2003: 2nd Prize in the International Summer School on Particle and Nuclear Astrophysics, Nijmegen.
  • 1996: NATO Advanced School Fellowship.
  • 1992: Greek Physics Association, 9th prize in the Physics Contest for the Greek Olympic Team.
  • 1992: Greek Mathematical Association, prize of excellence in the Greek Mathematical Contest.
  • 1991: Greek Mathematical Association, prize of excellence in the Greek Mathematical Contest.

Research Interests

Beyond Standard Model Physics, Technicolor, Dark Matter, Neutron Stars, High density QCD, spin asymmetries.

Publications