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December 5, 2006

Postdoctoral Position at the Interface of Algebra, Conformal Field Theory and String Theory

Posted by Urs Schreiber

The Mathematics Department of the University of Hamburg has a postdoctoral position available in the area of Algebra, Conformal Field Theory and String Theory which is part of the Collaborative Research Centre 676 “Particles, Strings and the Early Universe: the Structure of Matter and Space-Time” funded by the German Science Foundation (DFG).

The position starts in the fall of 2007 and is for a period of 2 years with the possibility of an extension for an additional year. The candidate is expected to do research at the interface of Algebra, Conformal Field Theory and String Theory.

Applicants must have a PhD in Theoretical Physics or Mathematics.

See the full announcement.

Further links:

Prof. Ch. Schweigert’s homepage

Some entries discussing the group’s work:

The FRS Theorem on RCFT

FRS Reviews

Unoriented Strings and Gerbe Holonomy

some projected research

Posted at December 5, 2006 2:37 PM UTC

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