Vidar Skogvoll

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Room V308
Visiting address Sem Sælandsvei 24 Fysikkbygningen 0371 Oslo
Postal address Postboks 1048 0371 Oslo
Other affiliations Faculty of Mathematics and Natural Sciences (Student)

Background and academic interests

2015, Bachelor of Physics, University of Oslo

2017, Master of theoretical physics, University of Oslo

2018, Practical Pedagogical Education, University of Oslo

2019, Teach First graduate, Osloskolen

2019 - present: Doctoral research fellow

I hold a master of theoretical physics from the University of Oslo from 2017. In addition, I have worked as a teacher of mathematics and physics in high school from 2017-2019 through the leadership development program Teach First Norway

My interest is in physics is largely centered around theoretical, statistical and computational physics. In addition, I am heavily invested in the teaching of physics and, in particular, finding new and clear ways of presenting abstract ideas. 

Courses taught

I have worked as a learning assistant in the following courses


2011: Third place in Norwegian Physics Olympiad.

2011: The King's watch - awarded to one student each year by Trondheim Katedralskole.



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  • Joner, Erik; Vestre, Katharina; Skogvoll, Vidar & Jemterud, Torkild (2022). Abels tårn. [Radio]. Radio P2.
  • Skogvoll, Vidar (2019). The Phase-field Crystal.
  • Skogvoll, Vidar (2017). Three M-Species Generalizations for Rotating Bose Gases in the Lowest Landau Level. Universitetet i Oslo.

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Published Aug. 12, 2019 2:10 PM - Last modified July 5, 2022 11:19 AM