DIAMANT Symposium May 2012
On 31 May and 1 June 2012
Symposium will be held at Veldenbos, Nunspeet
, the Netherlands.
Invited speakers include Friedrich Eisenbrand
(EPFL, Lausanne, Switzerland), Christiane Frougny
(LIAFA, Jussieu, Paris), Sam Payne
(Yale University, New Haven) and Ronald de Wolf
(CWI and UvA, Amsterdam).
How to contribute a talk
In the registration form Ph.D. students and postdocs can propose
to give a talk (submit title and abstract).
A list with abstracts can be found here
. The full programme can be found here.
Conference fee + accommodation
There is partial DIAMANT support for DIAMANT members---provided that they register early enough. DIAMANT members are full and associate
professors listed here
, as well as
their research group members.
The symposium venue is Hotel Veldenbos
in Nunspeet. Hotel Veldenbos is a five-minute walk from the railway station in Nunspeet.
Mathematics cluster DIAMANT
Full professor position in Discrete Mathematics in Delft1-11-2018
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 Dadush26-9-2018
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.
VICI grant for Nikhil Bansal26-9-2018
Nikhil Bansal has been awarded a Vici grant of 1.5 ME. He is one of the 35 academics to receive this grant from NWO in 2018. Bansal aims to use his grant to develop new algorithmic methods to make discrete decisions in a continuous way. He expects this to lead to applications in the fields of logistics, bio-informatics, chip design and machine learning.
3 DIAMANT PhD positions awarded19-12-2017
NWO, following a shortlist provided by the DIAMANT board, has decided to award 3 PhD positions to young DIAMANT members: Dion Gijswijt (TU Delft), Jan Steffen Müller (RUG) and Arno Kret (UvA).