Solving Differential Equations in Mixed Reality

Anders Logg, Carl Lundholm, Magne Nordaas Department of Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers University of Technology and University of Gothenburg We develop an application for solving Poisson’s equation with the finite element method using Microsoft’s mixed reality glasses HoloLens.  The idea with the HoloLens application is to set up and solve a Poisson problem in a real […]

Industry PhD position in Gothenburg

Mathematics for electron beam melting – 3D printing in metal Industry PhD position at Arcam AB and Chalmers University of Technology 3D printing, or additive manufacturing (AM), is an emerging technology that has gained a lot of attention recently. In the area of AM, electron beam melting (EBM), developed by the Swedish company Arcam AB in […]

Postdoc in computational mathematical modeling in Gothenburg

The Department of Mathematical Sciences at Chalmers and the University of Gothenburg invites applications for a Postdoc position for a period of up to two years. This exciting position will give you an excellent opportunity to use and develop your mathematical skills in modeling, algorithms and simulations in groundbreaking interdisciplinary projects.  The position is affiliated […]

FEniCS Project

The FEniCS Project is a collaborative project for the development of innovative concepts and tools for automated scientific computing, with a particular focus on automated solution of differential equations by finite element methods. FEniCS has an extensive list of features, including automated solution of finite element variational problems, automated error control and adaptivity, automated parallelization, a comprehensive library of finite elements, high […]

TyreOpt: Optimizing truck tyres

My name is Zuzana Nedělková and I am a PhD student in the optimization group at the Department of Mathematical Sciences, Chalmers University of Technology and University of Gothenburg.  My research project TyreOpt – Fuel consumption reduction by tyre drag optimization financed by the Swedish Energy Agency is done in cooperation with Volvo Group Trucks Technology (GTT).  My […]

Postdoctoral position in numerical analysis for nanophotonics at Chalmers University of Technology

Chalmers University of Technology is advertising a postdoctoral position in the field of nonparametric optimization algorithms applied to problems in nanophotonics. The project is an interdisciplinary collaboration between the departments of Physics and Mathematical Sciences. Application deadline: 1 December 2015.   For more information, see

Professor position in Mathematics: Modeling and Computation in Applications at Chalmers University of Technology

The Division of Mathematics at the Department of Mathematical Sciences at Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, invites applications for a position as Full Professor in Mathematics with emphasis on Modelling and Computation in Applications. You should be a leading researcher and teacher in mathematics with a broad interest and experience in its applications to other […]