PhD Position in Image and Data Analysis, University of Kaiserslautern, Germany

A PhD Position (100% TV-L E13) within the DFG Research Training Group 1932 ”Stochastic Models for Innovations in the Engineering Sciences” at the TU Kaiserslautern starting at 01.09.2017 for the duration of 3 years is available.
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The position is associated to the AG ,,Mathematical Image Processing and Data Analysis” and requires a cooperation with the Institute of Materials Science and Engineering at the TU Kaiserslautern.
Interested candidates should hold a master degree in Mathematics, Physics or Computer Science (when starting in the Research Training group) with a background in nonlinear optimization and numerical analysis. Very good programming skills are required. The TU Kaiserslautern seeks to increase the number of female scientific faculty members and therefore strongly encourages qualified women to apply for the position. The university is committed to providing a family-friendly workplace. Applicants with disabilities (Schwerbehinderte) will be given preferential consideration in case of equal qualification. Applications including a cover letter, a detailed curriculum vitae and a Bachelor certificate should be sent by email to Prof. G. Steidl (

Job location: 
Department of Mathematics, Paul Ehrlich Str. 31
67653 Kaiserslautern
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