Talk with VSM PhD Student Alexandra Edletzberger about Mathematics, Symmetries & Mirrors
Lukas Wieselberg from talked to Alexandra Edletzberger, VSM PhD student at the University of Vienna, on her research in the field of group theory. You can find the article online at the following link:

Interview with VSM PhD Student Michael Sedlmayer on Science Communication
Uschi Sorz from Falter talked to Michael Sedlmayer, VSM PhD student at the University of Vienna, on whether the simplified presentation of research topics distorts research results. The interview has been published in HEUREKA 5/22. Please find the link to the full interview here: Verfälscht Vereinfachung die Wissenschaft? – HEUREKA 5/22 –

Candidates for 2 PhD positions funded by the VSM have been selected

The Vienna School of Mathematics (VSM) is happy to announce that candidates for 2 further PhD positions funded by the VSM have been selected.

The following successful candidates started working at the Faculty of Mathematics on October 3, 2022:

Yannic Wenzel (Bachelor of Science in Mathematics, Paris Lodron University of Salzburg, Master 1 in Applied Mathematics, Université Paris-Dauphine-PSL, Master 2 in Random Models and Applied Probabilities, Sorbonne Université) PhD Project: Probabilistic Models in Quantitative Genetics, Supervisor: Emmanuel Schertzer

Jikai Yan (BEc in Financial Engineering, Hunan University (China), MSc in Computational Applied Mathematics, University of Edinburgh) PhD Project: Stochastic Gradient Descent Algorithms for Imaging Problems, Supervisor: Otmar Scherzer

We wish them a very warm welcome to Vienna!

3 VSM PhD students are being presented in the October 2021 issue of Heureka, a magazine published by Falter Verlag: (PDF file ; link to online article) .

Anna Breger, VSM alumna explains her research

The video can be found here.

„Joining forces for doctoral education“:

Article on the VSM in the uni:view magazine

The uni:view magazine of the University of Vienna published an article about the Vienna School of Mathematics (German version; English version).