Archil Kobakhidze

Senior Lecturer, University of Sydney

Dr Archil Kobakhidze received his Ph.D. in Theoretical Particle Physics in 1997 from the Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University. He was working in different universities in Europe, USA and Australia, before joining the University of Sydney as a Senior Lecturer in 2012.

Dr Kobakhidze's main scientific interests focussed on theory and phenomenology of particles physics, gravity and cosmology. He is the author of more than 50 scientific articles.


  • 2012–present
    Senior Lecturer, University of Sydney
  • 2006–2012
    Research Fellow , University of Melbourne
  • 2004–2006
    Postdoctoral Researcher, University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill
  • 2000–2004
    Researcher/Acting Lecturer, University of Helsinki
  • 1997–2000
    Senior Researcher, Andronikashvili Institute of Physics


  • 1997 
    Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Ph.D. in Theoretical Particle Physics

Grants and Contracts

  • 2012
    ARC Future Fellowship
    Funding Source:
    Australian Research Council

Research Areas

  • Particle Physics (020203)
  • General Relativity And Gravitational Waves (020105)
  • Cosmology And Extragalactic Astronomy (020103)