My name is Zhao-He Watse Sybesma and I am happy to be doing research in the field of theoretical physics. You can reach me at:

Email: watse [at] hi.is, Adress: Dunhagi 5, 107 Reykjavík, Iceland

Upcoming and past events

  • The English translation of my Black Hole children's book is aimed to be released world wide on the 8th of October 2022 by World Scientific Publishing under the title "Emmy and the black hole that stole her sock"!

  • Woooh!!! Me and my co-investigators Valentina, Friðrik and Lárus won a Grant of Excellence from the Icelandic research fund. The title is Quantum Fields and Quantum Geometry and it grants roughly 150 million ÍSK for 3 years.

Short CV

  • 2021 - current: Research specialist (≈ Postdoc + grant possiblities) at Science institute at University of Iceland

  • 2018 - 2021: Postdoc at University of Iceland funded by personal grant from Icelandic research fund

  • 2017 - 2017: Consultant machine learning at PA consulting for 4 months

  • 2013 - 2017: PhD theoretical physics at Utrecht University under supervison of Stefan Vandoren

  • 2010 - 2013: MSc theoretical physics Cum Laude (highest distinction) at Utrecht University