Winter School in Senegal, February 3 to 9, 2018 | Photo: Werner Ekau

28.09.17 | The Leibniz Centre for Tropical Marine Research (ZMT) and the African Institute for Mathematical Sciences (AIMS) in Senegal are organising a Winter School in Senegal from February 3 to 9, 2018.

Supported by the German Academic Echancge Service (DAAD) and other institutions, the event is focusing on exploring complex systems using computational tools.

MSc and PhD students with a keen interest in computational sciences are encourage to apply. Advanced knowledge in mathematical or numerical disciplines is not required. The course will cover topics including spreading of diseases, predator-prey interactions, earth system regulation, human cooperation and evolution.

Applications are now open until October 31, 2017. Interested students need to send their CV and a motivation letter to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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