EDMA – Some available positions

If you are interested in any of these topics, you are welcome to contact the Professor responsible for the position. Also, it is recommended to mention your interest in the application form, among your scientific interests and in your statement of objectives.
Research Area
Algebraic Geometry   Problems around the classification theory of algebraic varieties    Prof. Zsolt Patakfalvi
  The candidate is expected to learn and then conduct research in a research area connected to the classification theory of algebraic varieties ( https://www.epfl.ch/labs/cag/classification-theory-of-algebraic-varieties/ )
Detailed description: 
Applied and Computational Mathematics   Numerical Methods for Optimization Under Uncertainty   Prof. Fabio Nobile   A PhD position is available within the CSQI chair in the area of optimization under uncertainty in engineering systems to develop efficient deterministic and stochastic optimization methods, continuing recent work done within the chair (see csqi publication list)
Webpage: https://www.epfl.ch/labs/csqi/page-70214-en-html/
Applied and Computational Mathematics   Mathematics in Computational Sciences   Prof. Daniel Kressner   The group ANCHP offers an open PhD position in Computational Linear Algebra with a particular focus on solving challenging and unusal eigenvalue problems with randomized techniques, as they arise in signal processing, algebraic geometry, computational mechanics, and other areas. The position is funded by a joint ARRS-SNSF project with the University of Ljubljana, Slovenia.
Webpage: https://anchp.epfl.ch
Applied and Computational Mathematics   Numerical methods for multiscale stochastic problems and homogenization problems.   Prof. Assyr Abdulle
  The ANMC chair offers 1-2 open PhD positions in Computational Mathematics and Numerical Analysis. The current research area of the chair is on numerical methods for multiscale stochastic problems: homogenisation problems, inverse problems, convergence to equilibrium, ensemble Kalman filtering and Bayesian methods.


Webpage: https://www.epfl.ch/labs/anmc/

Probability theory and stochastic processes
  Stochastic analysis
  Prof. Robert Dalang
  There will be 1-2 open Ph.D. positions in probability theory/stochastic analysis. The main emphasis is the study of sample path properties of solutions to stochastic partial differential equations. Webpage: https://www.epfl.ch/labs/prob/