Saint Petersburg, 199178, Russia, Line 14th (Vasilyevsky Island), 29
(812) 363-68-71, (812) 363-68-72
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Nikita S. Kalinin
Nikita S. Kalinin
Associate Professor

29 Line 14th (Vasilyevsky Island), 199178 Saint Petersburg, Russia

Reception hours:

By appointment


11.2015 — Ph.D. in Mathematics
Institution: University of Geneva
Thesis title: Tropical Geometry for Nagata's Conjecture and Legendrian Curves
Advisor: G.B. Mikhalkin

06.2010 — Specialist Degree in Mathematics
Institution: St. Petersburg State University

Scientific interests

Geometry, topology, tropical geometry, game theory, sandpile models.

Selected publications

  1. N. Kalinin, A. Guzman-Saenz, Y. Prieto, M. Shkolnikov, V. Kalinina and E. Lupercio. Self-organized criticality and pattern emergence through the lens of tropical geometry. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, August 28, 2018, 115(35), E8135-E8142, 2018.
  2. N. Kalinin and M. Shkolnikov. The number $\pi$ and summation by $SL(2,\mathbb Z)$. Arnold Mathematical Journal 3:4, 511-517, 2017.
  3. N. Kalinin and M. Shkolnikov. Tropical curves in sandpiles. Comptes Rendus Mathematique 354:2, 125-130, 2016.
  4. N. Kalinin. The Newton polygon of a planar singular curve and its subdivision. Journal of Combinatorial Theory, Series A 137, 226-256, 2016.

Additional Information

See my website (in English).