Mathematics Training for M.Sc. Students – CUSAT- February 2017

Mathematics Training for M.Sc. Students, 04-05 February, 2017 Department of Mathematics, Cochin University of Science & Technology

 

Department of Mathematics, CUSAT is organizing a Two-days training programme for M.Sc. Students during 04-05 February, 2017. The workshop aims to give awareness regarding various research opportunities in Mathematics to M.Sc. Students of colleges/universities in Kerala.

Several institutes and central/state universities, offer research positions and visiting programmes for mathematics majors. The primary objective of this workshop is to encourage students to expose to  these opportunities. The speakers are from various research institutions in India, including some alumni members of this department. Focus will mainly on  problem solving  in  Analysis, Algebra, Topology and Number Theory based on the syllabus covered in the NBHM Ph.D. test for research fellowship in Mathematics.

Resource Persons:

            Dr. Sumesh S.S.   Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai                                 Dr. Akhilesh,  Post Doctoral Fellow, Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai.                                   Dr. D. Divakaran,  Post Doctoral Fellow, Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai.                Mr. Tiju Cherian,  Research Scholar, Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore                           Mr. P.A. Narayanan, Research Scholar, Institute of Mathematical Sciences, Chennai.

There will be no registration fee.

Who can Apply: M.Sc. Students from colleges/universities in Kerala who have some basic knowledge in the topics mentioned . However, final year B.Sc. Students will also be considered in exceptional cases.

How to Apply:

  1. The interested students shall apply by sending your brief CV via email to vbk@cusat.ac.in.
  2. You shall also ask one of your teachers to send a recommendation letter to vbk@cusat.ac.in.
  3. The teachers who recommend more than one student, shall rank them in the order of preference.

Last Date of Application: 28.01.2017  ;                                 Total number of seats : 45

For More Details, Contact: vbk@cusat.ac.in;            vambat@gmail.com

Mob: +918547496594, +919846147963

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