within the framework of the doctoral programme MARS

At present the following events of the doctoral programme MARS are taking place.

06.12.2018- 17.01.2019 Series of Talks:
The MARS Series of Talks is organized in cooperation with the Salzburg Mathematics Colloquium and aims to broaden the view on several aspects of MARS. The Salzburg Mathematics Colloquium is organized by the Department of Mathematics. The talks listed are associated to the topics of MARS and are financially supportedby the DSP MARS.
Network meeting of MARS doctoral students:
Doctoral students associated to the DSP MARS had a network meeting on 4th December 2018. They discussed and planned joint activities related to the DSP.
"Four Colours Suffice":
Talk by Professor Dr. Robin Wilson, FB Computerwissenschaften 17:00-19:00,
lecture hall T03, room: 2.02, Jakob-Haringer-Str.2, Itzling
23.06.2017 Mentoring:
Mathematics in enterprises
19.06.2017 MARS-Seminartalk:
 Dr. Attila Pethö (University of Debrecen) "Parallelism between the growth of the known Mersenne primes and the development of informatics
20.12.2016 Kick-Off-Meeting
The kick-off-meeting is the first event and will provide information about the aims, organization and contents of the doctorate school PLUS and provide an overview of the research fields and theses of the supervisors and doctoral students involved.



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