Corentin Cadiou

PhD student in astrophysics

Paris, France | | Full CV in PDF version (French) | Full CV in PDF version (English)


Ph.D. in Astrophysics 2016 – Present

Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris
Expected graduation date: September, 2019

Master's degree in Astrophysics 2014 – 2016

Observatoire de Paris
Summa cum laude.

Bachelor's degree in Physics 2012 – 2014

École Normale Supérieure
Specialization in Physics and Computer Sciences.

Research Experience

Kavli Summer Program in Astrophysics 2016

Research Intern (PI: James Owen)

  • Astrophysical modelling of the evolution of the atmospher of close-by Kepler exoplanets as part of the Kavli Summer Program in Astrophysics. This work was done under the supervision of James Owen and Fred Adams.

Research project 2014

Research Intern (PI: Pascale Garaud)

  • Study of the impact of magnetic fields to drive the angular momentum from the core to the envelope of red giants using numerical tools.

Linagora 2015


  • Development of a new peer-to-peer algorithm for decentralised real-time text edition.

Fellowships & Awards

ILP fellowship 2016 – Present

Special fellowship awarded to 20 students in theoretical and observational cosmology, see here.

yt team member 2017 – Present

Nominated for continued and significant contribution to the yt project, see the yt Project page.

NumFOCUS award 2018

Nominated for continued and significant contribution to the yt project at the NumFOCUS award dinner, see here.

Kavli Summer Program in Astrophysics Fellowship2016

Granted to 17 PhD students around the world, see here.

ENS fellowship 2012 – 2016

Fellowship awarded to the top 21st French students in Physics after 2nd year of bachelor's degree, French Ministry of Higher Education