One PhD Student Position, SimTech Cluster of Excellence, University of Stuttgart

PhD Student Position (m/f/d, full time 100%, payment according to E13 TV-L, temporary for the duration of 3.5 years)

The Cluster of Excellence “Data-Integrated Simulation Science” (EXC 2075) is an interdisciplinary research center with more than 200 scientists of different ages, gender identities, nationalities and different subject areas, jointly performing research towards a common goal: We target a new class of modeling and computational methods based on available data from various sources, in order to take the usability, precision and reliability of simulations to a new level.

Your tasks:

• Development of methods to compute simulation-based prior distributions, primarily by means of normalizing flows realized via invertible neural networks
• Execution of extensive simulations to evaluate the newly developed methods and compare them to competing approaches
• Development of software to implement the new methods in open-source programming languages such as Python, R, or Julia
• Close cooperation with other scientists within the research group and at the Cluster of Excellence SimTech
• Publication of research results in international scientific journals and conference proceedings
• Active participation at national and international conferences


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June 5, 2022

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