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PhD positions in Numerical Analysis / Mathematical Engineering - Belgium  

KU Leuven (company)


Posted on : 19 June 2017

Project Description

Our company has vacancies on several recently acquired research projects for researchers with various expertise.

  • Applicants should have a PhD in (Applied) Mathematics, Computer Science, Engineering or Physics, should have experience in programming and a general interest in the development and analysis of numerical methods, and/or their application in engineering and science.  
  • We are currently looking for candidates with specific interest/expertise in one (or more) of the following domains:
    • Numerical (multi)-linear algebra: polynomial computations and iterative methods 
    •  Multi scale and stochastic simulation methods 
    •  Large-scale PDE-constrained optimization and uncertainty quantification
    •  Parallel algorithms and metaheuristics for cutting and packing problems
    •  High-dimensional approximation, simulation and analysis
    •  Computational methods for control
    •  Data driven network science.

We offer a stimulating environment at a European top university, a well-equipped and experienced multidisciplinary research unit, a personalized PhD trajectory, with attention paid to transferable skills development, and a competitive wage. Senior postdocs will get the opportunity to become involved in project management.