Piret Kuusk, D.Sc.

Head of the Laboratory
Senior research fellow

Laboratory of Theoretical Physics
Institute of Physics
Riia 142
EE-51014 Tartu
Estonia

Phone: +372 737 4621
Fax: +372 738 3033
E-mail: piret@fi.tartu.ee

 

Publications
Research interests
Supersymmetry, string cosmology, quantum gravity, philosophy of physics
Lecture courses
Selected Topics in Quantum Gravity (ÕIS code FKTF.03.027) spring 1996
Seminar of Quantum Field Theory (ÕIS code FKTF.04.030) fall 1996 - spring 1998
Philosophy of Physics (ÕIS code FLFI.03.043) fall 2003
Philosophy of Time and Space (ÕIS code FLFI.03.002) spring 2003, fall 2004, fall 2005, fall 2006
Scientific Reasoning (ÕIS code FLFI.03.002) spring 2004, spring 2005, spring 2006, fall 2006
Selected topics in the theories of gravity (ÕIS code FKTF.00.006) spring 2008, spring 2010, spring 2012
Supervised students (since 1990)
Jüri Örd (B.Sc. 1992, M.Sc. 1993, Ph.D. 1998)
Paavo Helde (B.Sc. 1992, M.Sc. 1994)
Laur Järv (B.Sc. 1996, M.Sc. 1998)
Margus Saal (B.Sc. 1996, M.Sc. 1999, Ph.D. 2004)
Ave Mets (M.A. 2007)
Nelli Jung (M.A. 2009)
Henrik Sova (B.A. 2007, M.A. 2009)