A PhD scholarship is available for a student to work on the ARC 2016 Discovery Project Relaxed Reflection Methods for feasibility and matrix completion proble

PhD Scholarship - Optimization/Functional Analysis/Operator Theory/Harmonic Analysis

Wednesday, 3 February 2016


A PhD scholarship is available for a student to work on the ARC 2016 Discovery Project Relaxed Reflection Methods for feasibility and matrix completion problems under the supervision of Dr Jeff Hogan.

You will be working as part of an international team led by Dr Jeff Hogan as part of the ARC 2016 Discovery Project "Relaxed Reflection Methods for feasibility and matrix completion problems".

Scholarship Details

Benefits include a stipend of $25,849 per annum for three years, a laptop on commencement of the PhD, some local and international travel support.

Eligibility

To be eligible for this position you must:

  • have an excellent academic record in Honours, a Masters by Research or Masters by Coursework degree.
  • have a strong mathematical and/or theoretical computer science background, with some expertise in one or more of the areas of optimisation, functional analysis, operator theory, harmonic analysis
  • meet The University of Newcastle's entry requirements for the Doctor of Philosophy, and English language requirements.
  • be willing to apply for internal and external travel grants and other available research support funding.
  • be willing to travel to local and international research meetings.

Desirable:

  • programming skills

Women and applicants from underrepresented groups encouraged to apply.

Application procedure

For more information please email jeff.hogan@newcastle.edu.au.

To apply, send a cover letter, CV, statement of your research interests and suitability for this position, and contact details of two academic referees to jeff.hogan@newcastle.edu.au

Applications close when a suitable applicant is found

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