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WONDER minicourse on Random Optimization Problems

6-11-2012 - 9-11-2012

The course concerns well-known problems such as finding a minimal-weight matching or a shortest traveling-salesman route, but under the assumption that parameters of the problem such as edge weights are drawn from a probability distribution. This field is currently rapidly developing. It lies in the intersection of probability theory, statistical physics, combinatorial optimization and computer science. The minicourse is primarily intended for Ph.D. students, but others are of course welcome to join. Read more.

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Mathematics cluster DIAMANT

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NMC 2020 and Diamant symposium
14-4-2020 - 16-4-2020

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Call for PhD project proposals
4-11-2019

NWO has issued a cluster-wide call for PhD project proposals. Researchers can apply if they are employed (i.e., hold a salaried position) at a Dutch university or a research institute recognised by NWO, and also have an appointment period for at least the duration of the application procedure and the entire duration of the research for which the grant is being applied for.

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ERC Starting Grant for Jesper Nederlof
4-11-2019

Jesper Nederlof (TU/e) has been awarded an ERC Starting Grant of almost 1.5 ME. Nederlof will design faster algorithms for hard computational problems in computer science. The grant provides the researcher with the opportunity to further elaborate his own ideas during a period of five years.

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Full professor position in Discrete Mathematics in Delft
1-11-2018

Delft Institute of Applied mathematics, Delft University of Technology, seeks a full Professor in the field of Discrete Mathematics. A description of the position can be found here. The deadline for applications is January 15, 2019.



ERC Starting grant for Daniel Dadush
26-9-2018

Daniel Dadush (CWI) has been awarded an ERC Starting Grant of 1.5 ME for his proposal ‘Towards a Quantitative Theory of Integer Programming’. With this grant, Dadush aims to revolutionize the understanding of integer programming (IP), the most popular method used today for finding optimal solutions to real-world optimization problems.

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