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30 Jun 2019 Full-time Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Business Analytics

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The University of Kent is looking to appoint a full-time Lecturer / Senior Lecturer in Business Analytics (Operations Research / Management Science) to join the Management Science group at Kent Business School.

A full job description is available at the attached link here

Salary:
Lecturer Grade 7: £34,189 - £39,609
Lecturer Grade 8: £40,792 - £48,677
Senior Lecturer Grade 9: £50,132 - £58,089

For additional information, please contact Prof Maria Paola Scaparra m.p.scaparra at kent.ac.uk or Prof Marian Garcia M.Garcia at kent.ac.uk

Management Science group Canterbury, England Go Academia
30 Jun 2019 PhD position

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La Trobe University in Bendigo, Australia, has an opportunity for a candidate to work towards a PhD with Dr
Michael Payne. The topic will
be in the field of combinatorics, particularly discrete geometry and/or
graph theory.

La Trobe University, Bendigo Australia Go Academia
30 Jun 2019 Postdoctoral Fellow in Operations Research/Management

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Eindhoven University of Technology has an open postdoctoral position in
Operations Research/Management. This Post-doctoral Research position is a
joint position between the Department of Industrial Engineering &
Innovation Sciences, Eindhoven University of Technology (TU/E) and the
Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad. The position is a fully funded
for a duration of 16 months, which can be extended with 6 months. Out of
the initial 16 months, the candidate is expected to spend 4 months at the
Indian Institute of Management and 12 months at the Eindhoven University
of Technology.

Eindhoven University of Technology Netherlands Go Academia
30 Jun 2019 A postdoc position in Algorithmic Game Theory

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A Postdoctoral Research Fellow position in the area of the Algorithmic Game Theory is available for one year. The start date can be negotiated for the right candidate.

The position is in connection with an EPSRC research grant of Dr Marcin Jurdzinski and Prof Ranko Lazic on Solving Parity Games in Theory and Practice. Parity games are an intriguing problem class, because they are simple to state and have proven to be resistant to countless attempts to classify their complexity. At the same time, algorithms for solving parity games play a paramount role in model checking, satisfiability checking, and synthesis. The main objective of the post is to pursue cutting-edge research on algorithms and solvers for parity games, as well as mean payoff, discounted payoff, and simple stochastic games.

You will have a strong background in Theoretical Computer Science, with a specialisation in Algorithmic Game Theory, Automata Theory or Model Checking. You will have (or expect to obtain shortly) a PhD in the relevant area. You should provide with your application form a CV, including a list of publications, a research statement, and a short statement highlighting your suitability for this post.

You will be formally based in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Warwick, and you will be associated with the Centre for Discrete Mathematics and its Applications (DIMAP, http://www2.warwick.ac.uk/fac/cross_fac/dimap) and the Division of Theory and Foundations (https://warwick.ac.uk/fac/sci/dcs/research/focs/people/) at the University of Warwick. The project will be collaborative with Prof Sven Schewe, Dr John Fearnley and Dr Dominik Wojtczak at the University of Liverpool.

University of Warwick UK Go Academia
28 Jun 2019 Postdoc position

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A Postdoctoral Research Associate position is available at the University of Edinburgh with a focus on the intersection of mathematical optimization and machine learning with applications to energy and transportation. Based in Edinburgh, the position comes with the opportunity for extended visits to project collaborators in France and Canada. The post-holder will be encouraged to pursue his or her own, and newly arising, research questions, and will also be expected to contribute modestly to teaching in a manner compatible with his/her research expertise.

Preference may be given to candidates with proven expertise in one or more of the following:

mixed-integer linear or nonlinear optimization;
machine learning;
modeling and optimization of energy and/or revenue management.
Candidates should have (or soon to obtain) a PhD in mathematical optimization, operational research, or a related field, by the time of the start of the position and have expertise in at least one of the areas of mixed-integer linear or nonlinear optimization, machine learning, modeling and optimization of energy and/or revenue management. They should also have strong coding skills (one or more of Java, C++, Julia) and experience using one or more commercial optimization solvers.

Candidates should be enthusiastic about learning new methods, and applying their expertise in innovative ways. Prior experience in interdisciplinary research and/or in providing efficient solutions to problems arising from practical/industrial applications will be an advantage.

The post is available from 1st September 2019, or a mutually agreed date, for a 24-month fixed term contract.

The starting salary will be in the range of £33,199 - £39,609 per annum, depending on experience.

Informal enquiries are encouraged; please contact Professor Miguel Anjos by email: Miguel.F.Anjos@ed.ac.uk

Closing date is 28 June 2019 at 5pm GMT.

University of Edinburgh UK Go Academia
25 Jun 2019 Internship in Artificial Intelligence, Operations Research & Decision Optimization at IBM

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The IBM Data Science and AI Elite team help clients learn how to not only succeed, but also lead, with data science & AI. The team includes data engineers, machine learning and deep learning experts, operations research / optimization experts, and data visualization specialists.

We engage directly with IBM clients around the globe to solve real-world data science problems in a wide array of industries, such as banking, insurance, health care, manufacturing, oil & gas, automotive, energy, retail, travel & transportation, and many others.

We are looking for Operations Research / Prescriptive Analytics interns to join us on this exciting journey. As a member of the team, you will have a T-shaped skill set, having a broad knowledge base in Operations Research / Optimization and Industry Applications, but also knowledge or expertise in Machine Learning, Data Engineering or similar specialties. If you are someone who loves diving deep into optimization models and methods, investigating advanced techniques that lead to effective solutions for the business, while being dedicated to solving the client’s real-world problem, this internship might be for you.

Key responsibilities:

As an intern, you will work on client projects or industrial applications under the guidance of a senior Data Scientist. You will focus on optimization / machine learning / data science solutions, using the IBM Data Science platform, including open source, Watson Studio, IBM Decision Optimization, CPLEX, and other related technologies.

Interested ? Available for 4-6 months ? When applying, please scan all of the following documents into one single pdf file and upload online as your 'Resume/CV':

1) Motivation Letter including your availability from-to
2) Samples of your work, such as presentations, papers, or demos
3) CV incl. your level of German
4) University enrollment document ('Imma')
5) Current transcript of records and other relevant certificates / references
6) Non-EU citizen: copy of passport, residence and work permit (where available)

Thank you !

#PRAKTIKUMATIBM


Required Technical and Professional Expertise

We are looking for candidates working on their Masters' or PhD degree(s).
Coding skills in one or more Python (preferred), R
Knowledge and experience with mathematical programming solvers, preferably IBM ILOG CPLEX (with Python or Concert Technology APIs, OPL)
Knowledge of building data science projects throughout the data science lifecycle (data gathering, model building and training, analysis, etc.)
Experience with modeling and solving Optimization problems
Knowledge of Mathematical Programming, Operations Research, Combinatorial Optimization and/or Stochastic/Robust Optimization
Experience with requirements analysis and statistical analysis
Willing to travel up to 75%


Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

at least 1 year of PhD studies completed


EO Statement
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

Preferred Education:
Master's Degree
Commissionable:
No

IBM - Muenchen Germany Go Industry
25 Jun 2019 Post-doc position

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The Executive Board of the Association of Instituto Superior Técnico for Research and Development (IST-ID) took a decision to open an international selection competition for one doctorate position for the exercise of activities of scientific research in the scientific area of System Engineering and Management in the form of an employment contract under an unspecified fixed-term work contract under the “Código do Trabalho” (Labor Code), aiming at:
i. Developing comprehensive and innovative methods to improve operating room responsiveness to increasing surgical demand and to better coordinate surgical capacity and demand. Decision support tools are to be developed combining optimization approaches (based on multi-objective mathematical programming models, heuristics and simulation) to assist resource capacity planning decisions in the operating room, with structured participatory approaches to capture stakeholders’ views and preferences regarding the surgical patient flows and the planning and scheduling of surgeries. The developed methods will be tested and validated in two central hospitals of the Portuguese National Health Service.
ii. Support in the management of the ImproveOR: Building Decision Support Tools for Improved Operating Room Management project and in the scientific supervision of masters and doctoral students associated with the different research tasks to be developed in the project.

The competition is open for national and foreign candidates who hold a PhD degree in a branch of knowledge or specialty that covers
the scientific area of System Engineering and Management or other related scientific area.

The position is in the form of an employment contract under the Portuguese Labor Code, and has a monthly remuneration of 2128,34Euros.
The duration of the contract is 15 months, with possible 15 additional months. Information on the application procedure can be found here:
http://ist-id.pt/concursos/emprego-cientifico/

If you have any question about this position, please send an e-mail to ines.marques.p@tecnico.ulisboa.pt.

IST-ID, Lisboa Portugal Go Academia
21 Jun 2019 One year postdoc position

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The Algorithms Groups at IBISC, Univ Evry, University Paris-Saclay and
LIP6, Sorbonne
University invite applications for a full-time one year postdoc position in
Algorithms. The starting
dates are before 1 Oct 2019 and can be negotiated. The position offers many
opportunities for
collaborations/interaction with researchers in the Paris region. Applicants
should have curiosity,
enthusiasm and strong background in theoretical computer science, in
particular in one of the
following domains:

* Online Convex Optimization/Machine Learning,
* Approximation/Online Algorithms,
* Algorithmic Game Theory.

All applications should include
* a cover letter describing the interest in the position,
* a detailed CV/resume
* Two or more references.

Interested candidates should send their application to
Nguyen Kim Thang via email by June 21, 2019.

Algorithms Groups at IBISC, Univ Evry, University Paris-Saclay and LIP6, Sorbonne France Go Academia
15 Jun 2019 Postdoctoral researcher in Computer Science (Security and Trust)

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The University of Luxembourg offer a competitive postdoctoral research position in formal methods applied to security and privacy.
The ideal candidate for this position would have experience in formal methods applied to the analysis of security protocols. Topics are not limited to distance bounding protocols (used to avoid relay attacks), and the verification of privacy properties.

Apply here: http://emea3.mrted.ly/220ah

University of Luxembourg Luxembourg Go Academia
14 Jun 2019 Postdoc position in Theoretical Computer Science

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The Department of Computer Science at Lund University invites applications for a postdoctoral position in theoretical computer science.

The postdoctoral researcher will be working in the research group of Jakob Nordström. Much of the activities of this research group revolve around the themes of efficient algorithms for satisfiability in propositional logic (SAT solving) and lower bounds on the efficiency of methods for reasoning about SAT (proof complexity). Examples of theoretical questions of interest are analyzing proof systems formalizing the computational power of Gröbner bases (polynomial calculus) and integer linear programming (cutting planes), and proving stronger lower bound in the hierarchy of Frege proof systems. Another interesting area is the use of linear and semidefinite programming to solve hard combinatorial problems and of proof complexity to establish when problems are beyond the reach of such methods. Problems of the kind above have turned out to have deep, and sometimes surprising, connections to other topics such as, e.g., circuit complexity, communication complexity, and hardness of approximation, and therefore researchers in these or other related areas are more than welcome to apply.

Within the overall framework sketched above, the postdoc will be expected and encouraged to contribute to and influence the research agenda. Taking part in teaching graduate seminar courses is encouraged but not required. Travel funding is included, and the group also receives short-term and long-term visitors on a regular basis.

This postdoc position is a full-time employed position for one year with a possible (and expected) one-year extension. The expected starting date is in August-September 2019, although this is to some extent negotiable.

The application deadline is June 14, 2019. See https://lu.mynetworkglobal.com/en/what:job/jobID:270663/ for the full announcement with more information and instructions for how to apply. Informal enquiries are welcome and may be sent to jakob.nordstrom@cs.lth.se.

Lund Sweden Go Academia
03 Jun 2019 Post-doc position in combinatorial optimization

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A post-doc positions in Combinatorial Optimization Group, Institute of
Computer Science, University of Wroclaw.

The position is within the project “Algorithmic fundamentals of supply
chain networks” led by Jarek Byrka.
It aims at developing algorithmic tools for typically NP-hard
optimization problems in network design such as routing or clustering.

The position is intended for 18 months starting in Autumn 2019.

University of Wroclaw Poland Go Academia
01 Jun 2019 Postdoc position at Aix-Marseille University on foundations of automata networks

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A postdoc position for 18 months (possibly renewable for 6 more months) is opened, starting from September 2019 (or later). The postdoc fellow will join the ANR-funded project FANs that aims at studying dynamics, complexity and computabilty aspects of automata networks (or finite dynamical systems, including for instance Boolean networks). More details on FANs are available on the webpage of the project (see above).

(*) Topics and requirements for applicants

We are looking for young researchers who can contribute to the research
topics of FANs. Candidates should hold a PhD in computer science or
mathematics (or be close to complete and defend their PhD), with a strong background in theoretical computer science, especially in discrete dynamical systems, complexity theory, computability theory, and combinatorics.

The successful applicant will conduct research in Luminy, Marseille, with members of the project from CANA research group of LIS (https://cana.lis-lab.fr), and their close collaborators of the GDAC research group of the Institute of Mathematics (I2M).

(*) Application submission guidelines

Applications should be sent to Sylvain Sené before the 1st of June 2019 in an email entitled "FANs postdoc application", providing a detailed curriculum with publication list and a research statement. Recommandation letters are also expected to be sent directly to Sylvain Sené at [sylvain dot sene at lis-lab dot fr].

Potential candidates are invited to contact the project coordinator together with other permanent members of the FANs project for any question related to the application. Once again, the start date is not mandatorily September 2019; as a consequence, potential candidates can ask for starting later.

LIS (Laboratoire d'Informatique et Systèmes - Laboratory of Computer and System Sciences) France Go Academia
31 May 2019 Optimisation position at Satalia

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Satalia is a London-based optimisation technology company with optimisation
teams in Austria, Greece and the UK. We are currently looking for an
optimisation scientist with good programming skills to join one of our
optimisation teams and solve large-scale industrial problems. Remote and
flexible work is possible.

Satalia UK/Austria/Greece Go Industry
31 May 2019 4 PhD Positions at Pompeu Fabra University (Barcelona) and Nokia Bell Labs (Paris)

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We are hiring 4 full-­time Ph.D. students for the BAnDIT project, an H2020
Marie Curie ITN project at Pompeu Fabra University (Barcelona, 1rst ranked
University in Spain) and Nokia Bell Labs in Paris.

We are looking for highly motivated young researchers with a Master degree
(or equivalent) in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Economics or
related disciplines, willing to study and do research on blockchain
technologies.

Ph.D.'s students will be appointed for 36 months. All the fellowships
provide a highly competitive remuneration package (basic, gross salary
higher than 3200€ per month) complemented by mobility, and family
allowances (for eligible candidates).

The first evaluation will be at the end of May.

Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona Spain Go Academia
30 May 2019 RTDa at L'Aquila University Università degli Studi Dell'Aquila Italy Go Academia
26 May 2019 Post-doc position

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We announce

postdoc positions (up to two years)

at the Institute of Informatics, University of Warsaw, Poland. The
positions are supported by the ERC Starting Grant CUTACOMBS: “Cuts and
decompositions: algorithms and combinatorial properties” led by Marcin
Pilipczuk.

The CUTACOMBS’ focus is on structural graph theory and parameterized
complexity. Example topics include:
* structure of separations in directed graphs, with applications to
parameterized algorithms;
* approximability of the disjoint paths problem in various settings;
* structure of hereditary graph classes, such as graph excluding a fixed
graph as induced subgraph, with algorithmic and graph-theoretical
applications.

The theoretical computer science group in Warsaw is strong and growing.
Apart from the algorithms group specializing in parameterized and
approximation algorithms (Łukasz Kowalik, Marcin Mucha, Marcin Pilipczuk,
Michał Pilipczuk, Piotr Sankowski), we have also a leading research group
in logic and automata (Mikołaj Bojańczyk, Bartosz Klin, Sławomir Lasota).

We are looking for outstanding candidates with a Ph.D. (or soon to obtain a
Ph.D.) in Computer Science or Mathematics who have already proven their
high scientific potential in the area of algorithms or graph theory through
publications in proceedings of highly ranked international conferences
and/or journals. Background in the specific areas of projects in question
will be an advantage.

The gross annual salary is around 100,000PLN. For comparison, this
translates to around twice the average salary in Poland. The position comes
with a generous travel support and no teaching duties.

The application deadline is 26th May 2018. The starting date is flexible,
but not earlier than 1st September 2018.

To apply, send a CV to Marcin Pilipczuk . Questions
and informal inquiries are welcome.

Institute of Informatics, University of Warsaw Poland Go Academia
24 May 2019 Postdoc position in Data Science Lab

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The Data Science Lab at Ryerson University invites applications for a
Postdoctoral Research Associate position to work in projects related to
machine learning and software analytics

Ryerson University, Toronto Canada Go Academia
22 May 2019 Post-doc position in algorithms

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The University of Leicester is offering a post-doc position. In this role you will develop and carry out independent research, working with Prof. Thomas Erlebach and Dr Michael Hoffmann on the EPSRC-funded project “Algorithms for Computing with Uncertainty: Theory and Experiments" based in the the Department of Informatics at the University of Leicester and in collaboration with colleagues at the Universities of Bremen (Germany) and Sorbonne Université (Paris, France).

University of Leicester UK Go Academia
20 May 2019 Post-doc in Computer Science

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The BIMIB group (bimib.disco.unimib.it) has become involved in a multidisciplinary project involving five different Institutions in Italy and UK. This ambitious project, entitled “Single-cell cancer evolution in the clinic”, aims at studying the evolutionary trajectories of cell clones in cancer tissues and in patient-derived organoids, in order to define effective and data-driven personalized therapeutic strategies, and it is funded by a joint Cancer Research UK (CRUK), Asociación Española Contra el Cáncer (FA-AECC) and Associazione Italiana per la Ricerca sul Cancro (AIRC) Accelerator Award.

The candidate will work within the BIMIB (BIoinformatics MIlano-Bicocca) laboratory of the Dept. of Informatics, System and Communication of the Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca, Italy (http://bimib.disco.unimib.it), in tight collaboration with computer scientists, bioinformatics and computational biologists. Her/his tasks will be to develop several algorithmic tools for the analysis and integration of data collected from single-cells experiments.

Dept. of Informatics, System and Communication, Milano-Bicocca Italia Go Academia
20 May 2019 PhD or Postdoc Position

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A PhD or postdoc position is available at the Technical University of
Munich, Germany in the research group of Prof. Martin Bichler
(http://dss.in.tum.de [1]).

We are looking for candidates with a strong background in operations
research or computer science. Interests in game theory or machine
learning as well as programming skills are a plus. Fluency in written
and spoken English is required.

Applicants for the PhD position should hold a Master's degree in
computer science, operations research, or mathematics and may obtain a
PhD degree in computer science. Applicants for the post-doc position
should hold a PhD degree in one of the mentioned disciplines. The
position has sufficient travel money available to support conference and
workshop attendance. Prospective candidates will assist in teaching
courses of the group.

The position is for 2 years with the possibility of extension. The
starting date is negotiable; we are interested in filling the position
as soon as possible. The position is full-time and paid according to
salary grade 100% TV-L E 13 (the standard rate for junior scientific
staff at German universities). As an equal opportunity employer, TUM
explicitly encourages applications from women and all others who would
bring additional diversity dimensions to the university

Applications should be submitted by email to bichler "at" in.tum.de
using the subject line "Application". Please enclose a curriculum vitae
including a complete list of publications and a sample publication
(e.g., a Master's thesis).

Technical University of Munich Germany Go Academia
20 May 2019 PhD Position at the University of Hamburg

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PhD Position in the Theoretical Computer Science groups (ART & TEA) of the University of Hamburg

Applications are invited for a fully funded PhD position (TV-L 13) in Theoretical Computer Science at the University of Hamburg, Germany. Research duties will focus on the mathematical analysis of efficient approximation and online algorithms as well as randomized processes, in particular on scheduling problems and resource allocation in graphs. Candidates are expected to have an excellent background in theoretical computer science and/or discrete mathematics.

University of Hamburg Germany Go Academia
09 May 2019 Doctoral Position at the University of Bologna on mixed-integer non-linear optimisation

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The MINOA consortium is seeking a highly motivated and qualified Early-Stage Researcher (ESR) that is looking for obtaining a PhD degree in Operations Research and System Engineering from the University of Bologna. Once recruited, you will study applications of European and international relevance in areas such as energy, logistics, engineering, natural sciences, and analytics.

You will be trained through an innovative training program based on an individual research project motivated by these applications. You will devise new effective algorithms and computer implementations and will validate your methods for the applications with respect to metrics that you will define. You will derive recommendations, both for optimised MINO applications and for the effectiveness of the novel methodologies.

Personally, you will belong to a new generation of highly-skilled researchers that will strengthen Europe's human capital base in R&I in the fast growing field of mathematical optimisation. Your ESR research project will be pursued in joint supervision between experienced practitioners from leading European industries and leading optimisation experts, covering a wide range of scientific fields.

The MINOA project has started on Jan 1st, 2018, is funded under Horizon 2020 and will be carried out for a total of four years. The network consists of 10 academic partner institutions and six industrial partners from six different countries in Europe. An ESR project, starting before summer 2019, is available at the University of Bologna. You will be enrolled in 3 years a Ph.D. program ending in October 2022; while the ESR position will last until December 2021, a scholarship of the University of Bologna will allow you to complete your doctoral studies in 2022.

You are eligible to apply for a position within the MINOA network, if

1. you hold a M.Sc. degree by the starting date of the fellowship (late spring/summer 2019), in one of the following areas: Mathematics, Computer Science, Operations Research or in a closely related field;
2. you have not resided or carried out your main activity (work, studies, etc) in Italy for more than 12 months in the 3 years immediately prior to your recruitment;
3. at the time of recruitment, you are in the first four years (full-time equivalent research experience) of your research career (after having obtained your M.Sc. degree) and have not been awarded a doctoral degree;
4. you are proficient in the English language.

Once recruited, we will offer (conditioned to successful fund transfer from the EU):

1. the possibility to work with us in a prestigious Horizon 2020 project;
2. A full-time contract for 30+12 months;
3. The competitive gross employer costs for the ESR position (30 months) is around 41.425 Euros/year plus a mobility allowance of about 600 Euros/month and a family allowance of 500 Euros ca. per month, where applicable;
4. At least one internship (also known as ‘secondment’) to an industrial partner or an academic partner in the MINOA network, in order to gain new insights into research and into work in the industry;
5. Participation in local events as well as in network-wide summer schools with internationally well-known teachers. This furthermore offers the possibility to get to know other Phd students from all over the world.

You will need to provide the following documents to apply:

a) Letter of motivation (max. 1 page);
b) Copies of degree and academic transcripts (with grades and rankings);
d) Brief summary of Master's thesis (max. 1 page);
c) Short CV including a publication list (if any).

All the above-mentioned documents must be collected in a single pdf and sent by email with subject [MINOA application] to enrico.malaguti@unibo.it and michele.monaci@unibo.it

We will come back to you soon after the application deadline is over. Shortlisted candidates will be invited for a skype interview. Applications received after the deadline might still be considered if the position have not been filled yet.


Project 5: Benders Decomposition for Convex Mixed-Integer Nonlinear Optimisation
Host institution: University of Bologna, Italy
Supervisors: Michele Monaci, Enrico Malaguti
Objectives:
Decomposition methods, such as Benders and Dantzing-Wolfe decompositions, are one of the common algorithmic techniques to solve large-scale linear and mixed-integer linear optimisation problems. In particular, Benders decomposition is typically the tool of choice for the solution of two stage stochastic optimisation problems, arising in a very large number of applications characterized by some uncertainty in the data (e.g., demand forecasts, prices, etc.). However, there is little literature and no generic (i.e., not problem tailored) approach to apply these decomposition techniques in the context of mixed-integer nonlinear optimisation.

Our objective is to study possible extensions of decomposition methods such as Benders and Dantzig-Wolfe to the solution of mixed-integer nonlinear optimisation problems. Within the project, the ESR will work on management applications where resources need to be taken into account in a stochastic fashion, as it happens, in the energy industry and in transportation management and scheduling.

Expected Results: Library of applications for MINO featuring a decomposition structure (with emphasis on stochastic optimisation), extension of Benders/Dantzig-Wolfe decomposition to convex mixed-integer optimisation problems with quadratic constraints and/or objective, prototypical software implementations and their validation (see WP3), extensions to more general nonlinear problems.

Hosting Institution: UNIBO is the second largest University in Italy and one of the most active in research and technology transfer. It stands among the most important institutions of higher education in EU with 87,000 enrolled students, 2,857 Academic staff, 1,198 post- docs and 1,606 PhDs.

This project will be hosted by the Department of Electrical, Electronic and Information Engineering "Guglielmo Marconi” (DEI). The DEI department consists of around 120 scientists, whose research and education activities cover the following fields of Industrial and Information Engineering: Automation, Bioengineering, Electric Drives and Systems, Electrical and Electronic Measurements, Electrical Engineering, Electromagnetic Fields, Electronics, Operations Research and Telecommunications. DEI offers one Undergradlate and three gradlate international programmes taught in English, as well as five Undergradlate and six graduate programmes taught in Italian. The Department offers also four international Ph.D. programmes. The Operations Research group at DEI has an internationally-recognized visibility in the design and implementation of models and algorithms for mathematical programming optimization problems, as witnessed by the record of publications of the members of the group. The group has also been involved in many industrial projects arising from applications in transportation, logistics, energy production, telecommunications and engineering.

University of Bologna Italia Go Academia
07 May 2019 Lecturer/Senior Lecturer in Operational Research (x 2 posts)

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We wish to make two appointments at the Lecturer/Senior Lecturer level (equivalent to Assistant/Associate Professor) into the Operational Research group within the Department of Management Science (http://www.lums.lancs.ac.uk/departments/mansci/) at the Management School of Lancaster University (http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/lums/).

Department of Management Science UK Go Academia
05 May 2019 PhD position in Algorithms

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The Department of Informatics at the University of Bergen (Norway) has
announced a 3 years
PhD position in Algorithms.
The focus of the position will be on the algorithmic aspects of automated
reasoning, and in particular, in the algorithms aspects of automated
theorem proving. The position is
part of the project

"Automated Theorem Proving from the Mindset of Parameterized Complexity
Theory",

which is funded by the Research Council of Norway

Department of Informatics, Bergen Norway Go Academia
05 May 2019 Post-doc position

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We are seeking to recruit a Postdoctoral Researcher working on the new E.P.S.R.C.-funded research project “quantMD: Ontology-Based Management of Many-Dimensional Quantitative Data”, under the direction of Professor Frank Wolter within the Department of Computer Science. The successful applicant will have a PhD in Computer Science, Mathematics, or a related discipline and research experience in at least one of the following areas: logic in computer science (in particular: temporal logic or description logic), mathematical logic, database theory or knowledge representation and reasoning. Your research tasks on the project will include developing and investigating new logic formalisms for representing temporal quantitative data and designing efficient algorithms for query answering. The project is joint with Professor Michael Zakharyaschev at University of London. The post is available for three years until 30 September 2022.

University of Liverpool UK Go Academia