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Note. Post-doctoral Positions Available in NCTS
 

The National Center for Theoretical Sciences (NCTS) in Taipei invites applications for Post-doctoral Researchers for the academic year 2015.

NCTS aims to promote high level researches in major areas of mathematics and theoretical physics, and is a vibrant place with many activities including conferences, workshops, seminars, special topic courses, and summer/winter schools constantly taking place. Members of NCTS consist of center scientists, visiting scientists and post- doctoral fellows.

Description and Application of the positions: This will be a one-year appointment, from February 1 or August 1 of 2015, renewable to two years subject to performance. We expect talented researchers who are pursuing academic excellence and wish to conduct researches at the highest level. Priority will be given to applications in the following areas:

  • Number theory and representation theory
  • Algebraic Geometry
  • Differential Geometry and Geometric Analysis
  • Differential Equations and Stochastic Analysis
  • Scientific Computation
By all means, researchers from other fields are more than welcome to apply for the position as well.

For the application, please submit the following documents to cts_tpe2@math.ntu.edu.tw by December 31, 2014 for the spring semester or by February 28, 2015 for the autumn semester:

  • Curriculum vita
  • Cover letter
  • Three reference letters
  • Doctoral dissertation
  • Research plan
  • Reprints / preprints.
  • Name(s) of prospective mentor.

Research Assistant Recruitment / 徵求專任研究助理
 
  1. 國家理論科學研究中心數學領域為積極培養有志 於數學研究之學士或碩士畢業生,特徵求專任研究助 理。歡迎各大學數學系、應用數學系或相關學系有志 於數學研究的同學前來應徵此職務。
  2. 工作內容:參加中心舉辦的學術活動,在教授的 指導下進行獨立的學術研習。每位助理應參與一個 topical program學術活動;原則上,學士級助理至 少需修兩門碩士班或博士班課程;碩士級助理至少需修 兩門博士班課程。情況特殊者,經主任同意得免修。
  3. 待遇:學士級月薪24,720元,碩士級月薪28,840 元。(含勞、健保)
  4. 工作期間:2015年2月1日起或是2015年8月1日 起,任期半年,視工作表現得延長為一年,任期長短及 起聘時間得依服役期間調整。
  5. 申請人需提供CV、二封推薦函、在校成績單及其 他有助於表現個人研究能力之資料。CV請詳列聯絡方 式,包括電子郵件及行動電話,以利聯繫面試事宜。
  6. 意者請將申請資料寄至「國立 臺灣大學天文數學館203室」(106台北市羅 斯福路四段1號),何宜娟小姐收。
  7. 2015年2月1日起聘之申請截止日期為2014年12 月31日,2015年8月1日起聘之申請截止日期為2015年 4月30日。
  8. 本中心就申請者中擇優面試,面試通過者將安排 和指導教授見面會談,初步 擬定研習計畫。研究計畫審查通過後即錄取。
  9. 相關事宜請洽何小姐02-3366-8797或來信 cts_tpe2@math.ntu.edu.tw。

Professor Jeng-Daw Yu and Professor Ming-Lun Hsieh was appointed center scientist
 

Professor Jeng-Daw Yu and Professor Ming- Lun Hsieh was appointed as center scientist from August 1,2013 to July 31,2016.


Professor Yujiro Kawamata of Tokyo University was appointed NCTS Distinguished Scholar
 

In order to recruit outstanding researchers to work in Taiwan for a longer period and to promote international cooperation, we established positions named: NCTS distinguished Scholar and NCTS scholar

The appointment is for a period(s) of total length of 3 months to 6 months in a three-year span.

During their visit, they will organize research activities, give courses or any form of event that might help promoting the research group in Taiwan.


Professor Horng-Tzer Yau of Harvard University was appointed NCTS Distinguished Scholar
 

In order to recruit outstanding researchers to work in Taiwan for a longer period and to promote international cooperation, we established positions named: NCTS distinguished Scholar and NCTS scholar

The appointment is for a period(s) of total length of 3 months to 6 months in a three-year span.

During their visit, they will organize research activities, give courses or any form of event that might help promoting the research group in Taiwan.


NCTS Scholar Lecture Series by Caucher Birkar is Now Available on YouTube: Introduction to Birational Geometry in Positive Characteristic.
 

Professor Richard Schoen of Stanford University was appointed NCTS Distinguished Scholar
 

Professor Richard Schoen of Stanford University is a distinguished mathematician whose expertise is mainly on differential geometry. He is currently the Bass Professor of Humanities and Sciences of Stanford University. He is also a member of American Academy of Arts and Sciences and National Academy of Sciences. He is expected to serve as the NCTS Distinguished Scholar starting from 2015.


Professor Jung-Chao Ban and Professor Hung-Lin Chiu was appointed Center scientist
 

Professor Jung-Chao Ban and Professor Hung- Lin Chiu was appointed center scientist from August 1, 2014 to July 31, 2016.


2015 NCTS Workshop on Applied Mathematics 
  Time: March 5, 2015.
Organizer: Jong-Shenq Guo.
For more details please visit the website or click this link.

Mini-conference on Algebraic Geometry
  Time: March 6, 2015.
Organizers: Jiun-Cheng Chen, Wu-Yen Chuang, Katsuhisa Furukawa.
For more details please visit the website or click this link.

 
Conference

March 5, 2015
   2015 NCTS Workshop on Applied Mathematics 
March 6, 2015
   Mini-conference on Algebraic Geometry

Recent Talks

10:10 - 10:40, March 5, 2015 (Thursday)
S433, Science Hall, Tamkang University (Tamsui Campus)

2015 NCTS Workshop on Applied Mathematics 
Asymptotic study of front propagation in heterogeneous media
Ken-Ichi Nakamura  (Kanazawa University, Japan)

10:50 - 11:20, March 5, 2015 (Thursday)
S433, Science Hall, Tamkang University (Tamsui Campus)

2015 NCTS Workshop on Applied Mathematics 
The hydrodynamic escape phenomenon in planetary atmospheres
Bo-Chih Huang  (National Central University)

11:30 - 12:00, March 5, 2015 (Thursday)
S433, Science Hall, Tamkang University (Tamsui Campus)

2015 NCTS Workshop on Applied Mathematics 
On the fine behaviors of the eigenvalues of the linearized Gel'fand problem and its applications
Hiroshi Ohtsuka  (Kanazawa University, Japan)

13:10 - 13:40, March 5, 2015 (Thursday)
S433, Science Hall, Tamkang University (Tamsui Campus)

2015 NCTS Workshop on Applied Mathematics 
The collective motion of camphor papers in a cylindrical channel
Masaharu Nagayama  (Hokkaido University, Japan)

13:40 - 14:10, March 5, 2015 (Thursday)
S433, Science Hall, Tamkang University (Tamsui Campus)

2015 NCTS Workshop on Applied Mathematics 
Reaction‐advection‐diffusion model of the epidermis
Yasuaki Kobayashi  (Hokkaido University, Japan)

14:20 - 14:50, March 5, 2015 (Thursday)
S433, Science Hall, Tamkang University (Tamsui Campus)

2015 NCTS Workshop on Applied Mathematics 
When does the heat equation have a solution with a sequence of similar level sets?
Tatsuki Kawakami  (Osaka Prefecture University, Japan)

14:50 - 15:20, March 5, 2015 (Thursday)
S433, Science Hall, Tamkang University (Tamsui Campus)

2015 NCTS Workshop on Applied Mathematics 
The effect of travel loss in some patch models
Chang-Hong Wu  (Tamkang University)

14:50 - 15:20, March 5, 2015 (Thursday)
S433, Science Hall, Tamkang University (Tamsui Campus)

2015 NCTS Workshop on Applied Mathematics 
The effect of travel loss in some patch models
Chang-Hong Wu  (National University of Tainan)

15:30 - 16:00, March 5, 2015 (Thursday)
S433, Science Hall, Tamkang University (Tamsui Campus)

2015 NCTS Workshop on Applied Mathematics 
On the size of blow‐up set of type II blow‐up solutions to some quasilinear parabolilc equation
Tetsuya Ishiwata  (Shibaura Institute of Technology, Japan)

16:00 - 16:30, March 5, 2015 (Thursday)
S433, Science Hall, Tamkang University (Tamsui Campus)

2015 NCTS Workshop on Applied Mathematics 
Keller‐Segel equations with small parameters
John Meng Kai Hong  (National Central University)

16:00 - 17:00, March 5, 2015 (Thursday)
440, Astronomy and Mathematics Building,
National Taiwan University

NCTS Differential Geometry Seminar
Microplasticity
Stephan Luckhaus  (University of Leipzig, Germany)

For all upcoming talks, click here.

 
 
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