Applied Mathematics - Structured
All PhD students in the College of Science will enroll in a Structured PhD
To be eligible to enter on a programme of study and research for the degree of PhD you must have reached a high honours standard at the examination for the primary degree or presented such evidence as will satisfy the Head of School and the College of your fitness.
Course Code: PHDS-SPS
Applications are made online via the NUI Galway Postgraduate Applications System.
(Structured PhD) Applied Mathematics - 4 years (full-time).
Elastic waves and stability, nonlinear solid biomechanics;
Quantum Computation and Quantum Information, Computer Algebra, Tropical Geometry;
Mathematics of diffusion, modelling and analysis of impurity diffusion mechanisms in semiconductors;
Multibody system dynamics, numerical bifurcation analysis, piecewise smooth dynamical systems;
Vertex Operator Algebras and Conformal Field Theory, Monstrous Moonshine, Riemann Surfaces;
Biological Membranes, Artificial Muscles, Electro-active Polymers, Morphogenesis & Growth.