PhD position in Magdeburg

Michiel Smid michiel at isgnw.CS.Uni-Magdeburg.De
Thu Sep 9 12:19:10 PDT 1999

              PhD POSITION 

    in the Department of Computer Science, 
    University of Magdeburg 

We seek a PhD student for the research project 

     Quantification of fractures using techniques from 
     Computational Geometry, 

which is funded by the German Science Foundation (DFG). 

This is a joint project with the Department of Material Sciences 
in Magdeburg.   

The goal of the project is to design, analyze, implement and test 
algorithms to support the quantification of fractures in materials, 
starting from three-dimensional images obtained using a confocal 

There will be a close collaboration with faculty and PhD students 
in the Department of Material Sciences.  

Qualifications: Candidates should have a master degree in 
computer science or mathematics, and have a thorough background in 
algorithms, data structures, discrete mathematics, and possibly 
some experience in software development. 

The position is available for a period of two years, with a 
possible extension of one more year. 

For further information, contact 

Michiel Smid 
Department of Computer Science
University of Magdeburg
Universit"atsplatz 2
D-39106 Magdeburg

Phone: +49 (0)391 67 18557
Fax: +49 (0)391 67 11164

E-mail: michiel at


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