# Post Doctoral Positions

Post-doctoral fellowships in the following areas of Mathematics, Theoretical Computer Science and Theoretical Physics are available. The fellowships are normally for one year, but can be extended by up to an additional year.

* __MATHEMATICS:__ See here.

* __COMPUTER SCIENCE:__ concurrency, logic, algorithms, complexity theory, automata theory

* __CONDENSED MATTER PHYSICS:__ high-Tc super-conductivity, fractional quantum Hall effect, quantum dots, quantum magnetism, liquid He_4, anyons/fractional/anomalous/q statistics, classical clusters, Bose-Einstein condensation, chemisorption and electron dynamics at metal-vacuum and electro-chemical interfaces, phases of vortex matter.

* __STATISTICAL MECHANICS:__ Glassy dynamics, crystallization, non-equilibrium statistical mechanics, fracture and flow in disordered systems, random and frustrated spin systems, martensites, flux-lattice melting, bio-membranes, molecular motors; A growing general interest in biology related problems.

* __NONLINEAR DYNAMICS:__ Chaos - classical and quantum, chaos control and synchronization, chaotic computers, solitary waves and solitons, geometrical aspects, applications to low-dimensional spin systems.

* __HIGH ENERGY PHYSICS:__ Neutrino physics, CP-violation, particle phenomenology, QCD, confinement, quantum field theory, string theory, quantum gravity.

* __MATHEMATICAL PHYSICS:__ Group theory, quantum groups, non-commutative geometry.

* QUANTUM OPTICS

__QUALIFICATIONS:__ A PhD in Mathematics, Theoretical Computer Science or Theoretical Physics with research work done in an appropriate area.

__WHEN ARE SELECTIONS MADE: __Selections will be made in February and September every year. For Mathematics see here.

__SALARY: __Starting at Rs.12,500/- to 17,500/- (for experienced candidates). A furnished accommodation (including electricity and water) OR a 30% HRA and medical coverage will provided.

__GENERAL INFORMATION:__ For information about IMSc. and the city of Chennai, please see http://www.imsc.res.in/

__CONTACT: __Those interested in the position should send a CV and a possible starting date to the address below, by e-mail, fax or air mail. Please ask (three) referees to write directly to:

Prof. R. Balasubramanian

Director

The Institute of Mathematical Sciences

C. I. T. Campus

Taramani

Chennai 600 113

India.

Phone: +91-44-2254-1856

Fax: +91-44-2254-1586

E-mail: director@imsc.res.in