Wednesday, January 20, 2016

[DMANET] Ph.D. position, School of Computing, Clemson University

We are looking for an excellent candidate for a Ph.D. position in the
School of Computing at Clemson University beginning Fall 2016. The
candidate will work under the supervision of Dr. Ilya Safro on
combinatorial scientific computing, and large-scale discrete optimization.
Some projects will include collaboration with national labs.

The ideal candidate should have a solid background in
- theoretical computer science, discrete mathematics, algorithms
- numerical methods (in particular, in linear algebra)
- C/C++

Some experience in the following areas will be considered as an advantage
(not mandatory)
- HPC and parallel programming/MPI/OpenMP/Hadoop
- multigrid
- scientific computing libraries (such as PETSc)

Please apply online at

The School of Computing has 42 faculty members, more than 400 undergraduate
majors, and over 200 graduate students collectively across its three
divisions: Computer Science, Visual Computing, and Human-Centered
Computing. Clemson University is located in Clemson, South Carolina, a
college town on beautiful Lake Hartwell at the foothills of the Blue Ridge
Mountains, conveniently situated within a 2hr drive from both Atlanta and
Charlotte. Clemson has an enrollment of approximately 20,000. U.S. News &
World Report has ranked Clemson in the Top 20 nationally among public
universities, and Clemson ranks number 5 among U.S. universities in

Ilya Safro
School of Computing
Clemson University
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