Mr Alex S. Arvanitakis


  • 2013-date: PhD student, Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge
  • 2012-2013: Part III Mathematics, University of Cambridge
  • 2008-2012: BSc in Physics, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece


Alex is a member of the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics High Energy Physics research group. His research interests include (super)gravity, string/M-theory and mathematical physics.

Selected Publications/Preprints (full list at INSPIRE)

ASA and Chris D. A. BlairBlack hole thermodynamics, stringy dualities and double field theory (2016), [arXiv:1608.04734]

ASA, Alec E. Barns-Graham and Paul K. TownsendAnti-de Sitter particles and manifest (super)isometries (2016), [arXiv:1608.04380]

ASA, Higher spins from Nambu-Chern-Simons theory (2015), [arxiv:1511.01482] Commun. Math. Phys. (2016),  doi:10.1007/s00220-016-2712-x

ASA, Alexander Sevrin and Paul K. Townsend, Yang-Mills as massive Chern-Simons theory: a third way to three-dimensional gauge theories (2015), [arxiv:1501.07548]  Phys.Rev.Lett. 114 (2015) 181603

ASA, On Solutions of Minimal Massive 3D Gravity (2015), [arxiv:1501.01808Class.Quant.Grav. 32 (2015) 11, 115010