Mathematical Modelling of Random Systems: Analysis, Models and Algorithms EPSRC CDTUniversity of Oxford
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地點: University of Oxford
課程長度: 48 months
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The information provided on this page was correct at the time of publication (November 2020). For complete and up-to-date information about this course, please visit the relevant University of Oxford course page via www.graduate.ox.ac.uk/ucasThe Centre for Doctoral Training (CDT) in Mathematics of Random Systems is a four-year doctoral programme that offers academically outstanding students training in the areas of probabilistic modelling and stochastic analysis at Imperial and Oxford. The Mathematics of Random Systems CDT offers a comprehensive four-year doctoral training course in stochastic analysis, probability theory, stochastic modelling, computational methods and applications arising in biology, physics, quantitative finance, healthcare and data science. It provides solid training in core skills related to probability theory, stochastic modelling, data analysis, stochastic simulation, optimal control and probabilistic algorithms. Research topics focus on five Foundation areas:1. Stochastic analysis: foundations and new directions2. Stochastic partial differential equations3. Random combinatorial structures: trees, graphs, networks, branching processes4. Stochastic computational methods and optimal control5. Random dynamical systems and ergodic theoryand five application areas:6. Randomness and universal behaviour in physical systems7. Stochastic modelling and data-driven modelling in finance8. Mathematical modelling in biology and healthcare9. Mathematical and algorithmic challenges in data science10. Mean-field models and agent-based modellingIn the first year, students follow four Core courses on Foundation areas and three elective courses, and choose a main research topic and a research supervisor. This research project will then be expected to evolve into a DPhil thesis in years two to four. Throughout the four years of the course, students will participate in various CDT activities with their cohort, including a CDT spring retreat, the annual summer school as well as regular seminars, workshops and training in transferrable skills such as communication, ethics and team-working.The CDT has multiple industry partners in the areas of data analytics, finance and healthcare who provide funding for DPhil projects linked to their areas of activity. Candidates with an interest in industry-related research projects are encouraged to apply. Industry-funded DPhil projects provide students with the opportunity to actively engage with our industry partners through collaborative research.
For complete and up-to-date information about this course, please visit the relevant University of Oxford course page via www.graduate.ox.ac.uk/ucas
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