Contract type: Public service fixed-term contract
Level of qualifications required: Graduate degree or equivalent
Function: PhD Position
The Inria Sophia Antipolis - Méditerranée center counts 37 research teams and 9 support departments. The center's staff (about 600 people including 400 Inria employees) is composed of scientists of different nationalities (250 foreigners of 50 nationalities), engineers, technicians and administrators. 1/3 of the staff are civil servants, the others are contractual. The majority of the research teams at the center are located in Sophia Antipolis and Nice in the Alpes-Maritimes. Six teams are based in Montpellier and a team is hosted by the computer science department of the University of Bologna in Italy. The Center is a member of the University and Institution Community (ComUE) "Université Côte d'Azur (UCA)".
POEMA is a Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network (2019-2022), offering PhD positions starting from September 2019.
Its goal is to train scientists at the interplay of algebra, geometry and computer science for polynomial optimization problems and to foster scientific and technological advances, stimulating interdisciplinary and intersectionality knowledge exchange between algebraists, geometers, computer scientists and industrial actors facing real-life optimization problems.
The network partners are:
The associate partners are
The proposed PhD projects are investigating the development of new algebraic and geometric methods combined with computer algebra techniques for global non-linear optimization problems and their applications, in particularly, in smarter cities challenges, urban traffic management, water network management, energy flow control, or environmental monitoring.
The available position at INRIA is:
ESR 10: Group theoretic polynomial bases for global optimization Advisor: E. Hubert (INRIA, Sophia Antipolis, France)
ESR 10: Group theoretic polynomial bases for global optimization Advisor: E. Hubert (INRIA, Sophia Antipolis, France);
Duration: 36 months
Location: Sophia Antipolis, France
A gross salary of 3,270 €/month, adjusted for their host country, a Mobility Allowance of 600 €/month and, for researchers who have a family, a Family Allowance of 500 €/month.
To apply for one of these PhD positions, the applicant should fulfill the following conditions:
Note: A Master's degree (or equivalent) is not necessary at the time of the application, but will be required at the date of recruitment (in September or October).
Inria, the French national research institute for the digital sciences, promotes scientific excellence and technology transfer to maximise its impact. It employs 2,400 people. Its 200 agile project teams, generally with academic partners, involve more than 3,000 scientists in meeting the challenges of computer science and mathematics, often at the interface of other disciplines. Inria works with many companies and has assisted in the creation of over 160 startups. It strives to meet the challenges of the digital transformation of science, society and the economy.
To apply for this position, submit at https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=poema1922 a single pdf document containing
Notice that it is possible to update the submitted document with new information before the DL.
This position is likely to be situated in a restricted area (ZRR), as defined in Decree No. 2011-1425 relating to the protection of national scientific and technical potential (PPST). Authorisation to enter an area is granted by the director of the unit, following a favourable Ministerial decision, as defined in the decree of 3 July 2012 relating to the PPST. An unfavourable Ministerial decision in respect of a position situated in a ZRR would result in the cancellation of the appointment.
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|Title||2019-01439 - PhD Position F/M [AROMATH] POEMA-Polynomial Optimization, Efficiency through Moments and Algebra - Phd position on Group theoretic polynomial bases for global optimization|
|Job location||2004 Route des Lucioles, 06902 Valbonne|
|Published||March 20, 2019|
|Application deadline||May 31, 2019|
|Job types||PhD  |
|Fields||Algebra,   Algorithms,   Computing in Mathematics, Natural Science, Engineering and Medicine,   Theory of Computation,   Analysis,   Applied Mathematics,   Geometry and Topology,   Computational Sciences,   Computational Mathematics,   |