PhD Positions in PDE and numerical analysis, University of Franche-Comté, Besançon, France

Deadline: April 15, 2012

ARGOMENTI: International Area

Applications are invited for 1 postdoctoral position in PDE and numerical analysis at the Mathematics department of the University of Franche-Comté, Besançon, France. All applications in the area of Nonlinear Partial Differential Equations and Control will be considered.

Preference will be given to candidates with some background on one or more of the following topics: control theory of hyperbolic systems of conservation laws (preferred), non-local convection and diffusion operators, nonlinear degenerate parabolic problems, boundary-value and interface problems for conservation laws, numerical analysis of these problems.

This position is funded by the research project Contemporary Topics in Conservation Laws (CoToCoLa) of the French National Agency for Research. Research record and research prole close to the interests of the CoToCoLa team will be the main criteria of selection.

The postdoctoral position will run for up to one year starting from September 1st, 2012. Applications for shorter periods in the academic year 2012/2013 will also be considered.

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Deadline: April 15, 2012

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