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Bruce Bassett

Scientific Programme Committee Member

Current Positions

  • Professor of Mathematics at the University of Cape Town
  • Head of Cosmology at the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences in South Africa
  • Research Cosmologist at the South African Astronomical Observatory
  • Vice President of the International Astrostatistics Association

Biographical Information

  • Former Senior Lecturer, Institute of Cosmology and Gravitation at Portsmouth University
  • University of Cape Town’s Fellows’ Award for his outstanding scholarly achievements
  • Co-author of over 100 publications with more than 10,000 citations including the popular science book “Introducing Relativity”
  • Ph.D. in Mathematics at the International School for Advanced Studies, Italy