# The PhD Program in Mathematical Sciences

The **PhD Program in Mathematical Sciences,** a program of the PhD School of the University of Padova, is based at the **Department of Mathematics Tullio Levi-Civita** and offers two doctoral degrees, one in

**Mathematics**and one in

**Computational Mathematics**. The PhD Program offers a high qualification training and research opportunity in all the research areas represented in the Department, that include

*Algebra, Geometry, Mathematical Analysis, Mathematical Logic,*and

*Mathematical Physics*for the Mathematics area, and

*Mathematical Finance, Numerical Analysis, Optimization,*and

*Probability*, for the

*Computational Mathematics area*

*.*For information on the Program and on its current and past activities, on the research activities of the Department of Mathematics, and on the Admissions to the Program visit the links on the left.

** Welcome** **to the new PhD students:** Almendra Awerkin, Monica Dessole, Sara Galasso, Hicham Kouhkouh, Yukihide Nakada, Sergio Pavon, Francesca Tedeschi, Michele Zaccaron, Angelina Zheng

** 2018-2019 opening day ****of the School**

October 3, 2018, at 15:00, room 1BC50.

- 15:00 Welcome to the new students and presentation of the 2018-201activities (M. Bardi, coordinator)
- 16:00
*Exact and Meta-Heuristic Approach for Vehicle Routing Problems,*Nicola Gastaldon (PhD school and Trans-Cel, Albignasego). The first Graduate Seminar of the year. - Concluding party & get together (Common Room, VII floor)