Inna Lukyanenko

Hi there,

I am a mathematics tutor at the School of Mathematics and Statistics, the University of Melbourne, and a psychology student, also at the University of Melbourne.

If you are interested in private maths tutoring or talking about psychology please contact me via


Interests in mathematics:

Mathematical physics, quantum theory, quantum integrable and exactly solvable models, boundary quantum inverse scattering method, BCS models, Richardson-Gaudin models, representation theory of quantum groups

Interests in psychology:

Depression and anxiety, borderline personality disorder, theories of consciousness, psychology of morality, empathy, free will, artificial intelligence

Professional experience:

April 2016 - April 2017, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, the University of Melbourne

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Music I love:

Rammstein, Depeche Mode, Diary of Dreams, Diorama, Deine Lakaien, London After Midnight, Clan of Xymox, L'ame immortelle, Joy Division, The Sisters of Mercy, Dead Can Dance, The Dresden Dolls, Amanda Palmer, Mylene Farmer, Tori Amos, Angelo Badalamenti, Ennio Morricone, Bjork, Leonard Cohen, Lacrimosa, Die Form, VNV Nation, Spiritual Front, L'Orchestre de Chambre Noir, Theatres des Vampires, Samsas Traum, Sopor Aeternus and the Ensemble of Shadows, ASP, Unheilig, Scream Silence, Welle:Erdball, 69 Eyes, Wolfsheim, Ashbury Heights

Books I love:

"The Stranger" Albert Camus, "Nausea" Jean-Paul Sartre, "The Bleak House" Charles Dickens, "Steppenwolf" Hermann Hesse, "The Bell Jar" Sylvia Plath, "Master and Margarita" Mikhail Bulgakov, "The Song of Bernadette" Franz Werfel, "The Angel of the West Window" Gustav Meyrink, "Juliette" Marquis de Sade, "Lullaby" Chuck Palahniuk, Julio Cortazar (short stories), "Hundred Years of Solitude" Gabriel Garcia Marquez, "The Rat" Guenther Grass, "Demons" Fyodor Dostoevsky

Movies I love:

"Breaking the waves" Lars von Trier, "Betty Blue" Jean-Jacques Beineix, "Orlando" Sally Potter, "Twin Peaks" (TV show) and "Lost Highway" David Lynch, "Rosemary's Baby" Roman Polanski, "True Romance" Tony Scott, "Reservoir Dogs" Quentin Tarantino, "Natural Born Killers" Oliver Stone, "Apocalypse Now" and "The Godfather" Francis Ford Coppola, "Alice in the Cities" Wim Wenders, "The Crow" Alex Proyas, "The Untouchables" Brian de Palma, "Leon: The Professional" Luc Besson, "La Notte" and "The Passenger" Michelandgelo Antonioni, "Last Tango in Paris" Bernardo Bertolucci, "Le Notti di Cabiria" Federico Fellini, "Mama Roma" Pier Paolo Pasolini, "Lisa and the Devil" Mario Bava, "La Sindrome di Stendhal" Dario Argento, "Three Colours: Blue" Krzysztof Kieslowski, "Funny Games" and "La Pianiste" Michael Haneke, "Schindler's List" Steven Spielberg, "Fargo" Coen brothers, "The Night Porter" Liliana Cavani, "Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai" and "Night on Earth" Jim Jarmush, "Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas" and "Tideland" Terry Gilliam, "Sleepy Hollow" Tim Burton, "Rear Window" Alfred Hitchcock etc.

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