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Post-Doctoral Research Associate in Applied Mathematics

23 August 2016

Applications are invited for a postdoctoral research associate position in Mathematics, currently available for 35 months, tenable from 1 October 2016 (or a date to be agreed).

The aim of this project, funded by EPSRC, is to exploit recent breakthroughs in solving optimisation problems to develop new theoretical approaches in fluid mechanics. The postholder will work with Professor Rich Kerswell at Bristol University in collaboration with Dr Ashley Willis and another EPSRC-funded research assistant at Sheffield University. 

You should have a PhD in Applied Mathematics or Theoretical Physics in some aspect of fluid mechanics with experience of  theoretical and numerical approaches to solving PDEs. 

The School of Mathematics is one of the leading centres for research and teaching in mathematical sciences in the UK, and offers a stimulating and friendly environment with first-rate facilities. The School of Mathematics is a supporter of the LMS Good Practice Scheme aiming at advancing women's careers in mathematics.

The closing date for applications is Sunday 11 September 2016.

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