POEMA - Polynomial Optimization, Efficiency through Moments and Algebra

Marie Skłodowska-Curie Innovative Training Network (2019-2022)

Coordinator of the POEMA consortium: Bernard Mourrain (bernard.mourrain@inria.fr)

Site leader at CWI: Monique Laurent (M.Laurent@cwi.nl)

The consortium POEMA consists of 14 partners in six European countries, inclusing CWI, Amsterdam, and Tilburg University in the Netherlands, and 3 associate partners. See also Cordis for details.


The consortium has 15 PhD positions in total. Among them there are two PhD positions available at CWI from September 2019. Descriptions of these two positions can be found below:

(ESR 6) Approximation hierarchies for (non-)commutative polynomial optimization

(ESR 7) Approximation hierarchies for graph parameters


For details on how to apply, see here. The deadline for applying is 15 March 2019.

For information about these two positions please contact Monique Laurent.