Byshkin Maksym is a Swiss postdoctoral research fellow and a lecturer in the Università della Svizzera italiana (USI). His research fields are statistical physics, statistical network analysis, Monte Carlo methods, stochastic optimization, computational chemistry and interdisciplinary collaborations. The research activity and research interests are focused on developments of empirical models and computational methods for high performance computing.
Maksym holds a Master degree in applied mathematics and a Doctoral degree in theoretical physics from the Kharkov Institute of Physics and Technology (Landau school). Before joining USI he spent several years as a postdoctoral research fellow at the Free University of Brussels and the University of Salerno.