Santiago Casas


Santiago Casas


Contact Information
E-mail: santiago.casas [at] cea [dot] fr
Office: 281
Affiliation: IRFU/DAp-AIM

Research Interests

Postdoctoral Researcher / Euclid Postdoc

Main Interests:

INSPIRE HEP Publication List       ORCID iD

Curriculum Vitae

Cosmology, Dark Energy, Modified Gravity, General Relativity, Large Scale Structure, Cosmological Neutrinos, Galaxy Clustering, Weak Lensing.

Member of the Euclid collaboration: Theory Working Group and IST:forecasts.

Member of the SKA (Square Kilometer Array) Science Working Group.

Main Techniques:

Bayesian Statistics, Fisher Matrix forecasts, N-body simulations, Markov-Chain Monte-Carlo, Cosmological Emulators, Boltzmann Codes, Semi-analytic Perturbation Theory.

Programming Languages and Tools:

Python, C++, (C), Fortran, Wolfram Mathematica, Linux Bash, High Performance Computing, Git, LaTeX.


Bachelor in Physics: Universidad de Costa Rica.

Master in Theoretical Physics: Universität Heidelberg, Fakultät für Physik und Astronomie.

PhD in Cosmology: Institut für Theoretische Physik, Heidelberg Graduate School for Fundamental Physics, Universität Heidelberg.

PhD Thesis in PDF: Non-linear structure formation in models of Dark Energy and Modified Gravity

Personal Websites:

Personal PhD Website


Science outreach Blog (in Spanish) : Medium

Programming tips (in Spanish) :  WordPress