Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Research Associate in
Scientific Computing/Numerical Modelling. The successful candidate
will work as part of an interdisciplinary team across the UCL Centre
for Medical Image Computing and the UCL Department of Mathematics on
the development of numerical solvers for complex medical imaging
applications. In particular this involves
(i) The development of GPU based fast multipole methods for boundary
element formulations as part of the BEM++ project (www.bempp.org),
and its coupling to finite element libraries for the efficient
solution of complex medical imaging problems.
(ii) The extension of the existing finite element codes to include
adaptive meshing, a-posteriori error estimators, discontinuous
Galerkin methods, and parallel solvers.
Candidates should have experience with finite element and or boundary
element methods. Software development experience in C++ is essential.
Further information is available at
Informal enquiries may be addressed to:
Prof Simon Arridge (UCL CMIC), tel: +44(0)20 7679 3714
Dr Timo Betcke (UCL Mathematics), tel: +44(0)20 3108 4068
The closing date for applications is 25 Mar 2013. The position is
initially funded until October 2014 with the possibility of extension
depending on available funding.