Mathematics is often taught as an incomprehensible language left on Earth by bizarre aliens. Whether you're learning mathematics or physics, my method is to teach you by making you create. I take my pupils on a journey through cosmology, biology, physics, architecture, chemistry, economics, history, philosophy to show them how one can express one's deep thoughts about this reality which surrounds us in the form of precise symbolic statements. In my experience, young people are far more engaged when instructed in this rich environment, and will...
I've taught classes at both university and high school level, in English, Portuguese and French. I've also tutored many students privately in the last ten years or so.
Max Planck Institute for Physics, PhD student
2010 - 2014
My PhD was granted by the Ludwig-Maximilian University of Munich, based on the theoretical work I did on the subject of supernova neutrinos. I discovered chaotic dynamics in flavour oscillations, which might one day be detected. These results were published in Physical Review Letters and Physical Review D.