4-8 postdoctoral and PhD student positions in inverse problems

Organization: 
University of Helsinki
Email: 
mikko.salo@helsinki.fi
Job Description: 

The Inverse problems group at the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Helsinki, will hire new PhD students and postdoctoral researchers. We invite prospective candidates to apply for these positions, which will involve research in one or more of the following areas:

1. Inverse problems and spectral theory for partial differential equations
2. Geometric inverse problems
3. Stochastic inverse problems
4. Regularization methods in inverse problems, in particular sparse reconstructions

We plan to fill in 4-8 positions, of which at least two (2) are at the postdoctoral level and at least two (2) at the PhD student level. The postdoctoral positions are filled for a period of up to three years (typical salary 3200 euros/month), and the PhD student positions are up to four years (typical salary between 2000 and 2800 euros/month). Prof. Lassi Päivärinta, Prof. Matti Lassas, and Dr. Mikko Salo will act as supervisors for the projects.

The deadline for applications is February 6, 2011. For information on how to apply please see the webpage

http://wiki.helsinki.fi/display/inverseproblems/Call+for+applications+2011

Job Categories: 
Postdoctoral fellowships
Graduate student fellowships
Deadline for Application: 
Feb 6 2011