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Title: Research in the fields of simulation and visualization of massive particle quantities, especially for liquids and gases (SmoothPosted: May 16, 2018
Company/Institution: University of Siegen
Location: Siegen, Germany
Department: Computer Graphics and Multimidia Systems Group

Description: Simulation and visualization of massive particle quantities, especially for liquids and gases (Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics) The University of Siegen is an innovative and interdisciplinary university with some 20,000 students and 1,300 scientists, and 700 administrative and technical employees. The University of Siegen offers an excellent study and research environment encompassing humanities and social sciences, as well as economics, natural sciences and engineering, and numerous interdisciplinary research projects. The University of Siegen has been certified as a family friendly university and offers Dual Career Service since 2006. The Computer Graphics and Multimedia Systems Group of the Faculty of Science and Technology at the University of Siegen - aims to fill at the earliest possible date the following vacancies two Research Scientists and/or Post Docs (fulltime position, salary scale 13 TV-L) These positions are initially limited in time to a period of three years with potential for contract prolongation. The term is limited by the regulations of the German Wissenschaftszeitvertragsgesetz (WissZeitVG). Your tasks: Research in the fields of simulation and visualization of massive particle quantities, especially for liquids and gases (Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics). You work in a team of doctoral students on state-of-the-art methods for physical-based visual effects and develop new concepts and algorithms in this area. Possibly you will be expected to teach 4 semester hours per week. Your profile: You have a very good scientific degree (diploma or master) in computer science (or equivalent) and good English language skills. In addition, good to very good knowledge in object-oriented programming (C ++) under Linux/Unix or Windows, we expect solid knowledge in the mathematical foundations of computer graphics and in the programming of graphics hardware (GPUs), as well. In the case of an application as a post-doctoral candidate, a very good doctorate in computer science, mathematics or electrical engineering with a clear research focus on computer graphics is expected, which is documented by relevant publications. You will be given the opportunity to work towards your dissertation or habilitation.

Application Instructions: The University of Siegen is an equal-opportunity employer and is committed to increasing the number of women involved in research and teaching. We therefore encourage qualified women to apply. The University of Siegen offers excellent opportunities to combine career and family. Applications from competent disabled persons are welcome. Written applications including a full CV, certificates, grade transcripts and two letters of recommendation should be sent to Prof. Andreas Kolb, University of Siegen, ET-I, Computergraphik, andreas.kolb@uni-siegen.de, no later than 20th June, 2018 under ref. mark 2018/IV/ETI/WM/77 For more information on the Chair and the University of Siegen please refer to our homepage http://www.cg.informatik.uni-siegen.de and www.uni-siegen.de