Vita
General Information
Full Name  Abhiram Kidambi 
Education

PhD (Mathematical Physics, 2020)
Technical University of Vienna  Doctoral dissertation : Automorphic forms in string theory
 Specialization : Computational algebraic geometry, polytopes, moonshine, superconformal field theory, wallcrossing

Master's degree (Mathematics, 2016)
Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich  Specialization : String theory, topological field theory and gravity
 Thesis title : ChernSimons theories in holoography and superavity

Bachelor's + Master's degree (Physics, 2013)
University of Nottingham  Specialization : Quantum information theory
 Thesis title : Nonequilibrium dynamics of open quantum systems

Bachelor's studies (Electronics & Instrumentation Engineering, 2010)
Bangalore Insitute of Technology
Employment

2020  2023 Postdoctoral fellow
Kavli IPMU, University of Tokyo 
2023  Researcher
Max Planck Institute for Mathematics in the Sciences (Leipzig)
Fellowships

2019  Marshall Plan Fellowship (Stanford University)

2022  Riemann Fellowship (Riemann Center for Geometry and Phyics)

20232024  Schrödinger Fellowship (Erwin Schrödinger Institute for Mathematical Science)
Academic Interests

Number Theory
 Arithmetic and Analytic Langlands Program
 Automorphic forms and L functions

Arithmetic and algebraic geometry
 Modularity of abelian varieties
 Enumerative invariants of CalabiYau manifolds
 Arithmetic statistics of varieties

Arithmetic and algebraic geometry
 Modularity of abelian varieties
 Enumerative invariants of CalabiYau manifolds
 Arithmetic statistics of varieties
Other Interests
 Hobbies: Mountaineering, Trail running, Open water swimming, Triathlons, Cycling, Boxing, Percussion, Chess, Wilderness backpacking