Gustavo Niz

Associate Professor (titular A)

Physics Department
Science and Engineering Division
University of Guanajuato
Guanajuato, Mexico

Tel: +52(477)788-5100, Ext. 8465
Fax: +52(477)788-5100, Ext. 8410

E-mail: g.niz(at)



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Research Interests

Theoretical and Observational Cosmology, String Cosmology, Modified Gravity, (Previously: Big Bang’s singularity resolution and Topological Defects)


I am part of the Dark Energy Spectroscopic Instrument (DESI)

Master/PhD opportunities

Please send me an email if you are interested in doing your Master’s thesis or pursing a PhD in the, above mentioned, topics. There are Mexican founded PhD studentships available for Mexican and non-Mexican students.


Courses (lecture notes, examples sheets, etc.)