Contact:  lisann.schmidt[AT]uni-jena.deLocation:  Jena, Germany
The numerical relativity group at the University of Jena invites applications for a PhD position starting in April 2019.
The position is associated with the research group of Prof. Bernd Bruegmann at the Theoretical Physics Institute. It is part of the recent research initiative of the Michael Stifel Center Jena (MSCJ) for Digitization in the Sciences. The candidate is expected to work on the topic of “Deep Learning for Gravitational Wave Data Analysis”. There is the opportunity to participate in a wide range of research activities. Candidates with a background in gravitational wave science or associated computational and mathematical methods including machine learning are especially encouraged to apply. Applicants should have a strong background in at least one of the above topics, and be strongly motivated to learn the others.
Applications should consist of a single PDF file including: (i) a letter of interest and (ii) a brief CV. Please submit your application per email with Reg.-Nr. 029/2019-P6 as the subject until February 15th, 2019, to
Lisann Schmidt, lisann.schmidt[AT]uni-jena.de
Interviews are likely to be held in February 2019, but applications will be considered until the position is filled.
For additional information:
Theoretical Physics Institute
Michael Stifel Center Jena for Data-Driven and Simulation Science