Dr Charalampos Markakis



  • 2018-present: Research Fellow, DAMTP, University of Cambridge
  • 2016-present: Research Fellow, NCSA, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • 2013-2015: Research Associate, Mathematical Sciences, Universityof Southampton
  • 2011-2014: Research Associate, Theoretical Physics Institute, University of Jena
  • 2006-2011: PhD, Department of Physics, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee


Charalampos Markakis is a member of the Department of Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics General Relativity research group. His current research interests are Fluid Dynamics, Numerical Relativity, Binary Neutron Stars and Extreme-Mass-Ratio Binary Black Holes as sources of Gravitational Waves.


Selected Publications

  • C. Markakis, K. UryĆ«, E. Gourgoulhon, J.-P. Nicolas, N. Andersson, A. Pouri, and V. Witzany, Conservation laws and evolution schemes in geodesic, hydrodynamic, and magnetohydrodynamic flows, Phys. Rev. D 96, 064019, 2017
  • C. Markakis, Constants of motion in stationary axisymmetric gravitational fields, MNRAS 441, 4, 2974–2985, 2014