Dina Traykova

Dina Traykova

PhD Student

University of Oxford

Dina is a 4th year PhD student in Oxford, supervised by Pedro Ferreira and Emilio Bellini. Her research focuses on Cosmological tests of Horndeski theories modified gravity and numerical simulations of black holes in scalar dark matter environments.

Interests

  • Scalar Dark Matter
  • Modified gravity
  • Strong and weak field tests of gravity

Career

  • PhD in Astrophysics, 2017-present

    University of Oxford

  • BSc and MSci in Theoretical Physics, 2013-2017

    University College London