University of L’Aquila and SISSA Trieste have opened a call for ten positions in the PhD programme Mathematics in Natural, Social and Life Sciences, see details below. (For further information please contact info@gssi.infn.it, or visit webpages of the programme at http://www.gssi.infn.it/phd/.)

PROGRAM TITLE: Mathematics in Natural, Social and Life Sciences

(jointly with SISSA Trieste)DEADLINE April 15, 2015 – 6pm

APPLICATIONS ARE ON LINE ONLY -PLEASE DO NO SEND ANYTHING IN DIFFERENT WAYS, IT WILL NOT GET ANY CONSIDERATIONThe yearly amount of the scholarship is of € 16.159,91 gross

Official language of the PhD Programs: English

Duration: 3 years

Activities start on November 1st 2015TOPICS: Stochastic Analysis, PDEs, Mathematical Modeling, Numerical Methods

Applicant are required to upload also a file containing a synthetic report of the core courses followed on the following topics:

1- Partial Differential Equations

2- Probability/stochastic processes

3- Functional Analysis

4- Numerical Analysis

5- Physics/continuum mechanics/fluid dynamicsFor each course in this area, students should provide a short syllabus (no more than 10 lines) main textbooks, name of the instructors and possibly the link to the course home page.

Facilities and benefits

All PhD students will have tuition fees waived;

All PhD students will have free accommodation on GSSI facilities

All PhD students will have free luncheon vouchers

All PhD students will be covered by insurance against any accident and/or injury that may occur while carrying out their PhD activities.