My name is Mikhail Shkolnikov. Here is my thesis under the supervision of Professor Grigory Mikhalkin.
Here is some information about me.\\cv_mshkolnikov.pdf
Name: Mikhail SHKOLNIKOV
Date and place of birth: 4 october 1991, Saint-Petersburg, Russia
Scientific interests: Tropical Geometry, Quantum Topology
More information can be found in my CV:
And much more in my research statement:
You can check how tropical curves (and hypersurfaces, in general) emerge from abelian sandpile models: Tropical curves and sandpiles