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AISB opportunities Bulletin Item

PhD student position in modal logic, THE NETHERLANDS

Contact: w.j.fokkink@vu.nl OR s.p.luttik@tue.nl

VU University Amsterdam

In the research project

   'From Modal Logic to Probabilistic Processes and Back'

there is a vacancy for a 4 year PhD position at the VU University Amsterdam

This is a joint project between the Theoretical Computer Science group at the VU University Amsterdam
and the Model Driven Software Engineering group at Eindhoven University of Technology.

The project involves research at the crossroads of modal logic, process algebra, and structural 
operational semantics, in the context of probabilistic processes.

More information on the project can be found at


To apply, send a CV, letter of motivation, and names of at least two references to Wan Fokkink 
(w.j.fokkink@vu.nl) and Bas Luttik (s.p.luttik@tue.nl). Deadline for application is May 15, 2011.