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Oscar Varela

BHI Sabbatical Scholar
Utah State University and IFT-Madrid


Oscar Varela (Utah State University and IFT-Madrid) specializes in theoretical physics at the interface of black hole and high energy physics. He received his PhD from Valencia University, Spain, and completed postdoctoral research at Imperial College, Max Planck, Utrecht and Harvard. His recent work explores holographic aspects of quantum gravity using string and quantum field theory.

Honorary Affiliate: Stephen Hawking

In Memoriam

Former Honorary Affiliate

Dennis Stanton Avery and Sally Tsui Wong-Avery Director of Research, Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge Physics

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