Welcome to my website

My name is Zhao-He Watse Sybesma and I am happy to be doing research in the field of theoretical physics. I am supported through my personal grant, received from the Icelandic Research Fund. You can reach me at:

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

Upcoming and other things

  • I'm a guest at Mýrin/Moorland children's book festival (7-10 October 2021) in Reykjavík.

  • Friday 30th of November 2020 I'll be giving a lecture on the recent Nobel prize of physics for the Icelandic scientific association (Vísindafélag Íslands) and the Icelandic physical society (Eðlisfræðifélag Íslands).

  • On September 3rd I gave a lecture at the online NL-zoom seminar series titled: "Carroll symmetry and the Friedmann equations".

Short CV

  • 2021 - 2024: Research specialist 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