# New International PhD program joint between UNIPV and USI Lugano

**University Partners:**

**Other Partners***:*

- National Neurological Research Institute Mondino
- INFN: Italian National Institute for Nuclear Physics
- IMATI - CNR: Institute for Applied Mathematics and Information Technologies "Enrico Magenes"

**Applications:**

The application deadline is June 13, 2018, see Call for Applications. **Scholarships:**

The PhD program will start October 2018 with 4 fully funded scholarships: - 2 from the National Grant "Department of Excellence" of the UNIPV Department of Mathematics (see also UNIPV.news),
- 1 from USI,
- 1 from the Mondino Institute.

**PHD presentation video**

**Research Areas:**

**Computational Mathematics, **

Computational Mathematics,

Scientific Computing,

Numerical Analysis,

Mathematical Analysis and Modeling,

Biomathematics,

Mathematical Physics,

Optimization,

Operational Research

**Computational Physics, **

Computational Physics,

Elementary Particle and High Energy Physics,

Monte Carlo methods,

Quantum Computing,

Biophysics,

Radiotherapy, Hadrotherapy

**Computational Statistics, **

Computational Statistics,

Multivariate Statistics,

Bayesian Statistics,

analytical models for Big Data and Data Sciences,

Decision Sciences,

Decision under Uncertainty,

Risk Theory,

Game Theory

**Machine Learning, **

Machine Learning,

supervised, semi-supervised and unsupervised model fitting,

Deep Learning,

Convolutional neural networks,

Recurrent neural networks,

Big Data Analytics,

Bio Data Science

# NEWS

### PhD Kickoff Meeting: M2 Learning – Math and Machine Learning for Decision Sciences

Friday October 19, 2018, Aula Volta, University of Pavia: PhD Kickoff Meeting – M2 Learning – Math and Machine Learning for Decision Sciences – Photos – Poster Read### Announcement of International Winter School on Machine and Deep Learning for neurological diseases, Dec. 3 – 7, 2018, Mondino Institute, Pavia.

The International Winter school in Machine and Deep Learning for neurological diseases will be held on December 3 – 7, 2018, at the Mondino Institute, Pavia, see

http://www.mondino.it/international-winter-school/

organized by University of Pavia in collaboration […]

### July 20, 2018: Admission procedure completed.

The admission procedure is now complete. The final results are available in each candidate’s application page. Read### July 12, 2018: Phase 2 (Oral examination) completed

Phase 2 (Oral examination) completed. Results will be posted in each candidate’s application page. Read### July 3, 2018: Phase 1 (Qualifications assessment) completed

Phase 1 (Qualifications assessment) is now complete. Results are available in each candidate’s application page. Read### June 28, 2018: Application review is underway.

Application review is underway. Phase 1 (qualifications assessment) will be completed soon. Results will be posted on July 3, 2018. Read# Highlights

**PhD scholarship: 16238 euro/year
(+10% more research budget for II and III year)**