Theoretical Astrophysics Department - Ulugh Beg Astronomical Institute (AI) Uzbekistan
Ahmedov (PhD, 1993, Inst. Nuclear Physics, Tashkent; DSc, 2001, Natl Univ. Uzbekistan - NUUz, Tashkent) is Head, Theoretical Astrophysics Dept. in Ulugh Beg Astronomical Institute and Professor at NUUz. He is awarded with The Researcher of the Year 2018 in Uzbekistan, by Scopus; Science Leader Web of Science award (2017) as highly cited author in Uzbekistan; Uzbekistan State Order Glory of Labor, 2012; Award of TWAS for Young Scientists in Physics in Uzbekistan, 2001; Award of Uzbekistan Acad. Sci. for Young Scientists in Physics,1996; International Science Foundation Award, 1994; CNR-NATO Grant, 2004; NATO Reintegration Grant, 2004-2007; Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP) Regular Associate, Italy, 2005-2010; Volkswagen Stiftung Grant, Germany, 2013-2016; German Academic Exchange Service - DAAD (Germany) Grants 2017, 2012, 2009, 2006; UNESCO-TWAS Regular Associate at Tata Institute of Fundamental Research (Mumbai, India), 2012-2014, at Inter-University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics (Pune, India), 2010-2012, 2002-2004; Fudan Fellowship, China, 2017, 2019; Coordinator of ICTP Affiliated Center, Network and Project (AC-83, NT-01, PRJ-29).
Sustainable Development Goals:
4 - Quality education
General relativity and gravitation; relativistic astrophysics; black holes; magnetized neutron stars; perturbations of stars and black holes; energetics and optics of compact objects.
Section:07-Astronomy, Space and Earth Sciences