PhD Student in Mathematical Analysis KU Leuven, Leuven Informatics Section Belgium

PHD STUDENT IN MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS



The Section Analysis of the Department of Mathematics has two research teams : Functional Analysis (S. Vaes and G. Szabo) and Classical Analysis (W. Van Assche and A. Kuijlaars). There are postdoctoral researchers and Ph.D. students. Both research teams have many international cntacts through research agreements and projects

 

Project

  • You will do research in mathematical analysis in the research team "Classical Analysis" of the Analysis section Analysis of the Department of Mathematics.
  • You follow the doctoral program of the Arenberg Doctoral School.
  • You will give exercise classes in mathematics for the courses taught by members of the Department of Mathematics
  • You assist in the guidance of bachelor projects and master theses.
  • You assist in the organisation of workshops, conferences and other research  and teaching activities.

 

Keywords for the research project are: multiple orthogonal polynomials, random matrices, Panlevé equations, Riemann-Hilbert problems. The PhD project will be decided during the first few months of the contract. There are possibilities to do the project in collaboration with universities abroad (Radboud University, Nijmegen, The Netherlands or Cardiff University, Wales).

 

Profile

  • You have a master degree in mathematics or an equivalent degree with an important mathematics component.
  • You are able to teach mathermatics exercise classes in Dutch.  If your knowledge of Dutch is not sufficient, then we ask you to follow language training classes so that your knowledge is sufficient after two years.
  • You have a very good knowledge of English, both spoken and written.
  • You have a keen interest in the research topics of the project.
 

Offer

We offer a scholarship as a Ph.D. student in the Section Analysis of the Department  of Mathematics for one year.  This can be extended to four years after a positive evaluation. The four years period allows you to obtain a Ph.D. in mathematics.

 

Interested?

For more information please contact Prof. dr. Walter Van Assche, tel.: +32 16 32 70 51, mail: walter.vanassche@kuleuven.be or Prof. dr. Arno Kuijlaars, tel.: +32 16 32 70 52, mail: arno.kuijlaars@kuleuven.be.
 

You can apply for this job no later than May 31, 2018 via the online application tool


KU Leuven seeks to foster an environment where all talents can flourish, regardless of gender, age, cultural background, nationality or impairments. If you have any questions relating to accessibility or support, please contact us at diversiteit.HR@kuleuven.be.


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