Xerxes Arsiwalla Associate Director of Research & Academics

Xerxes is a theoretical physicist. He worked on black holes and string theory during grad school. He did his postdoctoral research in computational neuroscience and complex systems. In addition to fundamental physics, he is interested in the philosophy and foundations of mathematics. He also maintains an interest in the problem of consciousness and intelligence, particularly in mathematical approaches to the mind-body problem.



Institutional Affiliation

Pompeu Fabra University

Research Topics & Interests

  • Homotopy Type Theory
  • Categorical Semantics
  • Quantum Field Theories
  • Nonlinear Dynamical Systems Theory
  • Information Theory
  • Computational Neuroscience