Research talks

Media and public outreach
SFU Cosmology Group

Levon Pogosian


Simon Fraser University
Department of Physics
8888 University Drive,
Burnaby, BC, V5A 1S6

Tel: +1 (778) 782 7598
Fax: +1 (778) 782 35

CMBACT: code for CMB anisotropy from active sources

MGCAMB: patch to CAMB for cosmological tests of gravity

A code for exact B-mode spectra from Faraday Rotation
Animations of SU(5) kinks colliding with antikinks

Animations of Toda lattices

Animations of monopoles colliding with domain walls

I am a physicist working in theoretical cosmology. My research interests include cosmic microwave background, large scale structure, dark energy, cosmological tests of gravity, primordial magnetic fields, and topological defects such as cosmic strings, domain walls and magnetic monopoles. Click here for a brief description of my work.

UPCOMING CONFERENCE AT SFU: Testing Gravity 2017, January 25-28, 2017

Some useful links:

Center for Theoretical Cosmology at DAMTP
Clare Hall College
Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation in Portsmouth
Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics
APC -- AstroParticule et Cosmologie
ASU Cosmology
Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics
Tufts Institute of Cosmology
Theoretical Physics Group at Imperial College

Wayne Hu's CMB Page
Max Tegmark's CMB data page
Apple Hill Center for Chamber Music

Meetings I co-organized:

16th Canadian Conference on General Relativity and Relativistic Astrophysics (CCGRRA16)

Testing Gravity 2015

Workshop on Cosmological Tests of Gravity

24th Texas Symposium on Relativistic Astrophysics

5th Cornell-Syracuse Theory meeting