Wolfgang Pauli Institute
Wissenschaftskolleg (PhD program) Differential Equations
The WK-PhD is a doctoral diploma granted by the general assembly of the WK Differential Equations to graduates of the PhD-schools at the University of Vienna and the Vienna University of Technology. Necessary requirement is the participation in the WK-program according to the following rules:
The scientific work of the students will be guided by their advisors. Besides, it will be monitored by the co-advisors whom the students have to report to at least once per semester within the frame of the Student-Seminar.
- Thesis: Completion of a refereeing procedure including reports by three referees (advisor, co-advisor, 1 WK-external referee) and a public thesis defense (WK-Seminar).
- Credit for at least 4 advanced courses with general content and 2 specialized courses.
Advanced Courses with General Content
Title Lecturer Time, Location Semester Applied Analysis N. Mauser SS 10 Advanced Numerics for PDEs N. Mauser SS 10 Calculus of Variations A. Arnold SS 10 Dimensional Analysis A. Kluwick SS 10
Title Lecturer Time, Location Semester Nonlinear PDEs A. Jüngel SS 10