Postdoctoral Appointee– Optimization and Mathematics for Digital Twins
Job posting number: #7115407 (Ref:414375)
Posted: November 4, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
The Mathematics and Computer Science Division at Argonne National Laboratory seeks candidates for a postdoctoral position in numerical optimization.
In this role you will perform research in analysis and implementation of algorithms for solving optimization problems that involve digital twins to model complex systems. Applications include, but are not limited to, data assimilation and control for self-assembly systems and optimal experimental design and control for autonomous devices.
Research will be performed in close collaboration with leading scientists in applied mathematics and computer science. Researchers will have access to cutting-edge extreme-scale computing facilities. Argonne provides a collaborative, open-science environment where scientists from various disciplines and backgrounds are engaged in solving challenging fundamental and practical problems. We actively promote diversity in backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives.
For more information on the applied mathematics, numerical software, and statistics group at Argonne, see https://www.anl.gov/mcs/lans
- Recent or soon-to-completed PhD (typically within the last 0-3 years) in applied mathematics, statistics, computer science, industrial engineering or related field.
- Experience in nonlinear optimization, PDE-constrained optimization, machine learning, or optimal control.
- Interest in contributing to numerical software development.
- Experience with (or willingness to explore) high-performance computing environments.
- Ability to model Argonne's core values of impact, respect, integrity, safety and teamwork.
US citizenship or permanent residence status is not required for this position.
Job FamilyPostdoctoral Family
Job ProfilePostdoctoral Appointee
Worker TypeLong-Term (Fixed Term)
Time TypeFull time
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