PhD position available at RCQI Bratislava, Slovak Republic

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Application deadline: 
Friday, May 31, 2019

Currently, there are several PhD positions open at our research center. We are accepting applications until 31/05/2019 with PhD starting in September 2019. If interested, as the first step, please get in contact (as soon as possible) with a potential PhD advisor and follow his/her instructions. Below are potential PhD topics, however, we are open also for other, too.

Mário Ziman
Higher-order quantum structures
Quantum information structures in space-time
Quantum network communication and security
Quantum thermodynamics
Sequential hypothesis testing
For more details regarding the topics please contact the potential advisor (ziman@savba.sk)
Andrej Gendiar
Quantum mechanics in the language of tensor networks
Quantum universe - formulation of physical space
For more details regarding the topics please contact the potential advisor (gendiar@savba.sk)
Daniel Nagaj
Quantum Hamiltonian complexity (complexity theory for physical systems)
Quantum optimization (quantum algorithms)
For more details regarding the topics please contact the potential advisor (nagaj@savba.sk)

About PhD study with us: The length of the PhD study is 4 years, for which the PhD student is supported by the state academic stipend (netto 675 eur/month and 786 eur/month after midterm exam). Depending on the performance and availability of resources we are offering additional funding. Phd students are provided with reasonable budget for travel (schools, conferences, research stays) and have opportunities to apply for their own grants. Office and computer facilities are provided. The accommodation is offered for 80 eur/month and let us note that living expenses in Bratislava are not extremely high (average netto income in Slovakia is 780 eur).