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BDDMS Workshop 2020

April 20-22, 2020
3rd BiGmax Workshop will be held in Düsseldorf.
This workshop is an interdisciplinary discussion forum which connects materials scientists with physicists, machine learning, scientific computing, and data science domain experts. The workshop is cancelled due to the current Covid-19 outbreak.

Symposium on Big data driven materials science 2020

March 15-20, 2020 
2nd DPG symposium on Big data driven materials science on the margins of the Spring meeting of the German Physical Society. The conference takes place at TU Dresden.
The DPG symposium program is now available.

Prof. Dr. Peter Benner elected to DFG Review Board for Mathematics

February 28, 2020

Prof. Dr. Peter Benner, Director at the Max Planck Institute Magdeburg and BiGmax co-chair was elected to the Review Board for Mathematics of the German Research Foundation (DFG)

Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize

December 5, 2019
The DFG revealed the Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz Prize winners for 2020. We are happy to announce that two of our scientists are among the top 10 winners of one of the most prestigious research award in Germany.

From left to right on the picture.
- Dr. Baptiste Gault (MPI for Iron Research, Düsseldorf), BiGmax Principal investigator.
- Prof. Dr. Markus Reichstein (MPI Biogeochemistry, Jena), BiGmax associate fellow.

Recruitment Programs & Job Offers


Post-Doc position

December 20, 2019
Postdoc in Machine Learning applied to segmentation
medical data at Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Golm. Application deadline has been extended until January 31, 2020.

Post-Doc position

December 13, 2019
Postdoc Position for a "Data Scientist or Machine Learning expert with a focus on high-performance computing" at the Max Planck Computing and Data Facility, Garching. Deadline January 31, 2020.

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