2nd Announcement of RESEARCH WORKSHOP on Algebraic Representations in Computer-Aided Design for Complex Shapes

25-27 April 2016
Technische Universität Wien, Austria

Deadline for funding applications: 31 January 2016

This is the Kickoff Workshop of European Network ARCADES, and also a Recruitment event for the Network’s 13 PhD positions. MSc students or recent graduates are encouraged to participate and may request funding. ARCADES is a Marie Sklodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network, that started on January 1st, 2016, lasting for 4 years. It includes 8 sites and 5 industrial partners. It offers a comprehensive training program at the crossroads of mathematics, computer-aided design, and software development.

Recruitment event

We encourage the participation of recent graduates that have obtained, or students completing, their MSc in Computer Science, Mathematics, Engineering or another relevant field, and may be interested in the Network’s PhD positions. They shall learn of our planned activities and meet potential advisors, and may present their work in a poster session. ARCADES offers funding to such participants, typically of up to 700 Euro per person, in order to cover travel and accommodation.

Those interested must apply by January 31st, 2016, by sending an email to arcades.kickoff@geometrie.tuwien.ac.at, containing one file with the items below, and the subject line marking “WORKSHOP APPLICATION”:

1) Detailed CV,
2) the completed eligibility form (from http://arcades-network.eu/index.php/open-positions),
3) [if requesting funding] the expected cost of travel and accommodation costs, and the amount of funding requested,
4) [optionally] the title of a poster that the applicant may wish to present.

Students and researchers from countries affected by conflict and having their careers interrupted are encouraged to apply; see http://ec.europa.eu/research/mariecurieactions/news-events/news/2015/1216-researchers-at-risk_en.htm.