PhD Scholarship: Bio-inspired Computing for Problems with Dynamically Changing Constraints (Adelaide)

The Optimisation and Logistics group at the School of Computer Science,
The University of Adelaide, Australia, has a 3 year scholarship available for a Ph.D. Student working within the ARC Discovery Project “Bio-inspired Computing for Problems with Dynamically Changing Constraints”. 

We are seeking an excellent candidate with a master or diploma in mathematics, theoretical computer science or a related field.
The successful applicant should carry out theoretical work on evolutionary algorithms, ant colony optimisation, and related bio-inspired computing methods.
Candidates having experiences in the field of randomised methods, statistics and/or computational complexity of bio-inspired computation are highly encouraged to apply.

Currently, around 15 researchers from several nationalities work in the Optimisation and Logistics group.
The group collaborates with several of the major research institutions in Europe and the U.S. and has high international visibility.
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Applications (including curriculum vitae, list of publications if applicable, list of university grades, and names of two references with their e-mail addresses) must be sent by email in PDF format to Frank Neumann (frank.neumann [at] by June 30, 2016.