Two PhD Scholarships in Continuous-time Models

Max Tschaikowski tschaikowski at
Sun Jun 27 02:45:48 EDT 2021

We are looking for two highly motivated PhD candidates with interests in 
continuous-time models. The ideal candidates will have a strong MSc 
degree in computer science, mathematics or control engineering. The PhD 
scholarships are for three years and come with a competitive salary and 
light teaching load.

Topic and qualifications: The envisaged research will focus on efficient 
analysis of continuous-time models by means of model/dimensionality 
reduction. The candidates are therefore required to demonstrate a strong 
background and understanding in at least one of the following areas:

--- Continuous-time models such as Markov chains or differential equations
--- Mathematical optimization and dimensionality/model reduction
--- Scientific computing and software development

The envisaged starting date is October 2021, application deadline is the 
6th of August. Fluent written and verbal communication skills in English 
are required. Knowledge of Danish is not compulsory.

Application and contact: Applicants must have obtained a Master degree 
before the appointment day. In addition to an academic CV and 2-3 
reference letters, applicants should provide a short cover letter which 
describes their background, research interests and initial thoughts and 
ideas. Applications have to be submitted via:

Further information concerning the positions can be obtained via 
tschaikowski at

Host institution: The Computer Science Department at Aalborg University 
takes a leading international position within data management and 
verification. Denmark in general and Aalborg in particular are known for 
their excellent quality of life. Denmark took the top spot on the United 
Nation's World Happiness Report, 2013 & 2014 & 2016 and came in third in 
the 2015 report:

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