AVAILABLE TOPICS FOR PHD THESES
Currently, there are several PhD positions open at our research center. We are accepting applications until the positions are filled (latest 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 (attach your cv and motivation letter) and follow his/her instructions. Below are potential PhD topics, however, we are open also for others, too. Because of administration processes the applicants outside European Union are recommended to get in contact before 28/02/2019.
  • M├írio Ziman
    • Higher-order quantum structures [not available anymore]
    • Quantum information structures in space-time [not available anymore]
    • Quantum network communication and security
    • Quantum thermodynamics [not available anymore]
    • Sequential hypothesis testing [not available anymore]
    For more details regarding the topics please contact the potential advisor (ziman@savba.sk)
  • Andrej Gendiar
    • Quantum mechanics in the language of tensor networks [not available anymore]
    • Quantum universe - formulation of physical space [not available anymore]
    For more details regarding the topics please contact the potential advisor (gendiar@savba.sk)
  • Daniel Nagaj
    • Quantum Hamiltonian complexity (complexity theory for physical systems) [not available anymore]
    • Quantum optimization (quantum algorithms) [not available anymore]
    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).