Mikjel Thorsrud
Faculty of Engineering
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Position
Associate Professor
Contact
+4769608740
Study place
Fredrikstad
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Academic interests
Theoretical physics and cosmology with focus on gravitation, including general relativity and modified gravity. My research can be found at Inspire, arXiv or Orcid. My reviews are tracked at Publons.
Current teaching:
Background
 PhD in Cosmology, Institute of Theoretical Astrophysics (University of Oslo), 2014.
Thesis title: Cosmologies with Gauge Vector Interactions.  Master in theoretical physics, University of Oslo, 2010.
Awards
 Outstanding reviewer for Classical and Quantum Gravity in 2018. IOP Publishing 2019
 Academic Writing Scholarship 2018 (Publiseringssstipend 2018). HIØ 2018
Publications
 Normann, Ben David; Hervik, Sigbjørn; Ricclardone, Angelo & Thorsrud, Mikjel (2019). A study of inhomogeneous massless scalar gauge fields in cosmology. International Journal of Modern Physics, Conference Series. ISSN 20101945.
 Thorsrud, Mikjel (2019). Bianchi models with a free massless scalar field: invariant sets and higher symmetries. Classical and quantum gravity. ISSN 02649381. 36(23) . doi: 10.1088/13616382/ab45b3
 Normann, Ben David; Hervik, Sigbjørn; Ricciardone, Angelo & Thorsrud, Mikjel (2018). Bianchi cosmologies with pform gauge fields. Classical and quantum gravity. ISSN 02649381. 35(9) . doi: 10.1088/13616382/aab3a7
 Thorsrud, Mikjel (2018). Balancing anisotropic curvature with gauge fields in a class of shearfree cosmological models. Classical and quantum gravity. ISSN 02649381. 35(9) . doi: 10.1088/13616382/aab65a
 Ramazanov, Sabir; Rubtsov, Grigory; Thorsrud, Mikjel & Urban, Federico (2017). General quadrupolar statistical anisotropy: Planck limits. Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics. ISSN 14757516. 2017(3) . doi: 10.1088/14757516/2017/03/039
 Thorsrud, Mikjel (2015). Quintessence with KaluzaKlein type couplings to matter and an isotropyviolating vector field, In The Thirteenth Marcel Grossmann Meeting: On Recent Developments in Theoretical and Experimental General Relativity, Astrophysics, and Relativistic Field Theories. World Scientific. ISBN 9789814612142. KAPITTEL. s 1561  1563 Show summary
 Thorsrud, Mikjel; Mota, David & Urban, Federico (2014). Local observables in a landscape of infrared gauge modes. Physics Letters B. ISSN 03702693. 733, s 140 143 . doi: 10.1016/j.physletb.2014.04.028 Full text in Research Archive.
 Thorsrud, Mikjel; Urban, Federico & Mota, David (2014). Statistics of anisotropies in inflation with spectator vector fields. Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics. ISSN 14757516. 2014(4) . doi: 10.1088/14757516/2014/04/010
 Barrow, J. D.; Thorsrud, Mikjel & Yamamota, Kei (2013). Cosmologies in Horndeski's secondorder vectortensor theory. Journal of High Energy Physics (JHEP). ISSN 11266708. (2) . doi: 10.1007/JHEP02(2013)146
 Jimenez, Jose Beltran; Durrer, Ruth; Heisenberg, L. & Thorsrud, Mikjel (2013). Stability of Horndeski vectortensor interactions. Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics. ISSN 14757516. 2013 . doi: 10.1088/14757516/2013/10/064
 Thorsrud, Mikjel; Mota, David & Hervik, Sigbjørn (2012). Cosmology of a scalar field coupled to matter and an isotropyviolating Maxwell field. Journal of High Energy Physics (JHEP). ISSN 11266708. (10) . doi: 10.1007/JHEP10(2012)066
 Hervik, Sigbjørn; Mota, David & Thorsrud, Mikjel (2011). Inflation with stable anisotropic hair: is it cosmologically viable?. Journal of High Energy Physics (JHEP). ISSN 11266708. (11) . doi: 10.1007/JHEP11(2011)146
 Thorsrud, Mikjel (2019). Gravitasjon på skrivebordet.
 Thorsrud, Mikjel (2018). ShearFree Cosmological Solutions And Their Stability.
 Thorsrud, Mikjel (2015). Horndeski’s VectorTensor Theory. Show summary
 Thorsrud, Mikjel (2014). Cosmologies with Gauge Vector Interactions. Series of dissertations submitted to the Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences, University of Oslo.. 1533.
 Urban, Federico; Mota, David & Thorsrud, Mikjel (2014). Bubble observers in Bubbland [ARISF, Paris, pp. 255258 (2014)].
 Thorsrud, Mikjel (2013). Cosmologies in Horndeski's vectortensor theory. Show summary
 Thorsrud, Mikjel (2013). Inflation with vector interactions. Show summary
 Thorsrud, Mikjel (2013). Infrared corrections to the primordial power spectrum in the f2(φ)F2 mechanism.
 Thorsrud, Mikjel (2012). Doubly Coupled Quintessence. Show summary
 Thorsrud, Mikjel (2012). Dynamical System Approach to Nonminimal Matter Couplings.
 Thorsrud, Mikjel (2012). Quintessence with KaluzaKlein type couplings to matter and an isotropyviolating vector field. Show summary
 Thorsrud, Mikjel (2011). Inflation with Stable Anisotropic Hair.
 Thorsrud, Mikjel (2011). Stability of Anisotropic Inflation.
 Thorsrud, Mikjel (2010). PostNewtonian methods and the gravitoelectromagnetic analogy.
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