CURRICULUM VITAE


Andrey Kravtsov

Department of Astronomy & Astrophysics,
University of Chicago,
5640 S. Ellis Ave.,
Chicago, IL 60637, USA

phone: 1-773-702-4249 (office); fax: 1-773-702-6645
www: http://astro.uchicago.edu/~andrey
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Education 1999 Ph.D. Astronomy/Computer Science, Advisor: Anatoly Klypin, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, USA
1997 M.S. Astronomy, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, USA
1995 M.S. Physics (with distinction), Moscow State University, Russia
1994 B.S. Physics & Astronomy, Moscow State University, Russia
Positions 2006-present, Associate Professor, Department of Astronomy & Astrophysics, KICP, The Enrico Fermi Institute, The University of Chicago
2001-2006, Assistant Professor, Department of Astronomy & Astrophysics, KICP, The Enrico Fermi Institute, The University of Chicago
1999-2001, Hubble Fellow, Department of Astronomy, The Ohio State University
1995-1999, Graduate Research Assistant, Astronomy Department, New Mexico State University
1996, 1999 Graduate Teaching Assistant, Astronomy Department, New Mexico State University
1993-95, Research Associate, Astro Space Center, Lebedev Physical Institute, Moscow, Russia
Awards 2003, NSF Career Award
1999, Hubble Fellowship
1999, Graduate School Research Award, New Mexico State University
1999, Outstanding Faculty Teaching Award from Xpression Latina of NMSU Chicano Programs
1998, Graduate School Research Award, New Mexico State University
1995, Vatican Observatory Fellowship for attending the Fifth Vatican Observatory Summer School
1995, Khokhlov Award for Excellence in Research,Moscow State University
1993-95, Lomonosov Fellowship for Academic Excellence, Moscow State University
Research Theoretical astrophysics: formation of large-scale structure in the Universe;
Interests formation and properties of galaxies and galaxy clusters;
development of new numerical methods; parallel algorithms; large supercomputer simulations
Publications click to see the list of publications
Professional Service Referee for the Astrophysical Journal, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, New Astronomy (1996-present)
Organizer of the international workshop on "Predictions of Cold Dark Matter models on small scales: current and future tests" (July 31-August 2, 2002, Chicago)
Co-organizer of the international workshop on "Cosmology with Sunyaev-Zeldovich Cluster Surveys" (September 17-20, 2003, Chicago)
Co-organizer of the workshop "Fundamental Physics from Galaxy Clusters" (December 9-11, 2004, Fermilab)
Co-organizer of the international workshop on "Dynamics of Galaxies: baryons and dark matter" (March 19-20, 2005, Las Vegas)
Co-organizer of the international Symposium "New Views of the Universe" (December 8-13, 2005, Chicago)
Skills Languages: Russian (native), Ukrainian (native), English (fluent), French (reading)