PhD: the Research & Distractions!

by Kevin Brosnan As I approach the end of my time as a PhD student I’ve started looking for the next career move and update my extremely outdated CV. As I reflect on what I have done over the past three years, I’ve noticed that they roughly break down into three over-arching categories Professional Development, Research and possibly too […]

German-Slovakian Project on Computational Finance

Sixteen mathematics students, doctoral candidates and professors are taking part in a new project on numerical financial mathematics between the Bergische Universität Wuppertal and the Comenius University Bratislava. The aim of the German-Slovakian cooperation is the analysis and construction of novel numerical methods for the effective solution of nonlinear extensions of the classical Black-Scholes theory […]

New European Joint Doctorate Network STIMULATE, Application deadline February 28th, 2018

Wuppertal is partner of a newly established Horizon2020 European Joint Doctorate Network entitled EJD STIMULATE, coordinated by the Cyprus Institute, that will run for the next 4 years offering triple joint degrees for the PhD Fellows, see Home page EJD STIMULATE. STIMULATE stands for: SimulaTIon in MUltiscaLe physicAl and biological sysTEms. Simulation alongside theory and […]

Masters in Mathematical Modelling – University of Limerick, Ireland

The course will be run by the Department of Mathematics and Statistics in association with MACSI. Course description This course will provide training in applied mathematics techniques and will focus on mathematical models of real world processes, their formulation in terms of differential equations and methods of solution – both numerical and analytical. Central to […]