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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.

104年度公開徵求研究主題
 
一、目的

國家理論科學研究中心數學組除現在既有的6個 topical programs (Topic A. Number Theory and Representation Theory; Topic B. Algebraic Geometry; Topic C. Differential Geometry and Geometric Analysis; Topic D: Differential Equations and Stochastic Analysis; Topic E: Scientific Computing; Topic F: Interdisciplinary Studies)之外,也 重視探討新的問題,開拓新的研究領域,以達自我的突 破並和國際接軌。因此,本中心鼓勵國內外數學相關研 究人員籌組研究群,以program內容而非以過去研究成 果為審查重點。

二、Program主持人資格

各大學院校數學或應用數學系教授以上(或研究機構研 究員以上)資格,並在過去五年內有連續執行科技部專 題計畫者。

三、申請、審查及核定
  1. Program主持人於104年1月31日前將計畫書以電 子郵件形式寄達本中心,計畫書內容應包含推行該 program的必要性,研究內容的大致方向,參與的研究 人員,可能的人才培育及研究成果等,計畫書的內容至 多5頁。
  2. 審查重點為內容是否具有創新性、獨特性、重要 性,以及其他有效評估可行性之指標。
  3. 補助經費項目為舉辦短期課程、國內外邀訪研究 人員之演講及差旅費、人才培育之國外差旅費、主持人 之活動規劃費及相關雜費等。規劃項目下之總經費以每 年100萬為原則。
  4. 先期以補助二年為原則,可視情況繼續補助執 行。
四、執行與考評
  1. 獲核定補助之研究群,於該年度11月底前繳交期 中進度報告,並提出下年度經費規劃,以作為補助審核 依據。
  2. 通過補助之program,執行期間不得變更主題及延 長執行期限;因故無法繼續執行計畫時,應辦理終止。
五、除前開事項外,經費結報及研究成果報告繳交等應 依本中心相關規定辦理。


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 Caucher Birkar of Cambridge University was appointed as NCTS 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 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 Analysis and PDE Young Scholars Symposium
  Time: February 5, 2015.
Organizer: Jenn-Nan Wang.
For more details please visit the website or click this link.

2015 NCTS Winter School in Algebraic Geometry
  Time: February 9 ~ 11, 2015.
Organizers: Jungkai Alfred Chen, Jiun-Cheng Chen, Chen-Yu Chi, Shin-Yao Jow.
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

February 5, 2015
   2015 Analysis and PDE Young Scholars Symposium
February 9 ~ 11, 2015
   2015 NCTS Winter School in Algebraic Geometry
March 6, 2015
   Mini-conference on Algebraic Geometry

Recent Talks

09:00 - 09:30, February 5, 2015 (Thursday)
202, Astronomy and Mathematics Building

2015 Analysis and PDE Young Scholars Symposium
The enclosure method for the anisotropic Maxwell system
Yi-Hsuan Lin  (National Taiwan University)

09:35 - 10:05, February 5, 2015 (Thursday)
202, Astronomy and Mathematics Building

2015 Analysis and PDE Young Scholars Symposium
Complex geometrical optics (CGO) solutions of anisotropic Maxwell system
Rulin Kuan  (National Center for Theoretical Sciences)

10:30 - 11:00, February 5, 2015 (Thursday)
202, Astronomy and Mathematics Building

2015 Analysis and PDE Young Scholars Symposium
Construction of mixed dimensional infinite soliton trains for nonlinear Schrodinger equations
Liren Lin  (Institute of Mathematics, Academia Sinica)

11:10 - 11:40, February 5, 2015 (Thursday)
202, Astronomy and Mathematics Building

2015 Analysis and PDE Young Scholars Symposium
Nonmonotone traveling waves of three species Lotka-Volterra competition-diffusion systems
Chueh-Hsin Chang  (Taida Institute for Mathematical Sciences)

11:50 - 12:20, February 5, 2015 (Thursday)
202, Astronomy and Mathematics Building

2015 Analysis and PDE Young Scholars Symposium
Traveling wave solutions for two species Lotka-Volterra system with very strong competition
Chih–Chiang Huang  (National Taiwan University)

13:30 - 14:00, February 5, 2015 (Thursday)
202, Astronomy and Mathematics Building

2015 Analysis and PDE Young Scholars Symposium
Stationary solutions to the Poisson-Nernst-Planck equations with steric effects
Li-Chang Hung  (National Taiwan University)

14:10 - 14:40, February 5, 2015 (Thursday)
202, Astronomy and Mathematics Building

2015 Analysis and PDE Young Scholars Symposium
Vortices of Two-component Ginzburg-Landau System
Qi Gao  (National Center for Theoretical Sciences)

14:50 - 15:20, February 5, 2015 (Thursday)
202, Astronomy and Mathematics Building

2015 Analysis and PDE Young Scholars Symposium
An individual-based biofilm model with continuum exo-polysaccharides: comparison of biofilms grown on solid and semi-solid surfaces
Yi-Ping Lo  (National Taiwan University)

15:30 - 16:00, February 5, 2015 (Thursday)
202, Astronomy and Mathematics Building

2015 Analysis and PDE Young Scholars Symposium
Traveling spots on singular limit problems of FitzHugh-Nagumo equations
Yan-Yu Chen  (Tamkang University)

16:10 - 16:40, February 5, 2015 (Thursday)

2015 Analysis and PDE Young Scholars Symposium
Global Well-Posedness for 1D Quantum Zakharov System with L2 Schrodinger Data
Kuan-Hsiang Wang  (National Cheng Kung University)

16:50 - 17:20, February 5, 2015 (Thursday)
202, Astronomy and Mathematics Building

2015 Analysis and PDE Young Scholars Symposium
A singular perturbation on variational problems with Dirichlet boundary conditions and quadratic mass constraints
Tien-Tsan Shieh  (National Central University)

For all upcoming talks, click here.

 
 
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