nonlinear Filtering and data assimilation

​The Stochastic Analysis group at the Department of Mathematics and Informationtechnology, Montanuniversity Leoben, Austria seeks to appoint a PhD student to work on the FWF (Austrian Science Fund) funded project P 28819-N35 - Numerical Analysis and Simulation of nonlinear Filtering with Levy noise.

Duration: 3 years

Requirements: - A very good M.Sc. degree (or equivalent) in mathematics;
- A strong background in at least one of the following mathematical disciplines:
stochastic analysis, finance mathematics, statistics, or similar field;
- Ability to undertake independent and/or collaborative research projects;
- Good programming skill is an advantage.

Applications (including letter of motivation, curriculum vitae, copies of academic certifi- cates, and contact details of two referees) and inquiries on the position should be sent to:

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Deadline for applications is February 15, 2016

Job location: 
Franz Josef Str 18,
8700 Leoben
Contact and application information
Monday, February 15, 2016
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