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# News

24.06.2016

## Doctoral exam of Benny Löffel

Benny Löffel successfully defended his doctoral thesis entitled: "Algebraic twists of modular forms and sums over primes to squarefree moduli". Congratulations! Read more

24.06.2016

## Doctoral exam of Corentin Perret-Gentil-dit-Maillard

Corentin Perret-Gentil-dit-Maillard successfully defended his doctoral thesis entitled: "Probabilistic aspects of short sums of trace functions over finite fields". Congratulations! Read more

23.06.2016

## Doctoral exam of Elke Spindler

Elke Spindler successfully defended her doctoral thesis entitled: "Second kind single-trace boundary integral formulations for scattering at composite objects". Congratulations! Read more

09.06.2016

## 2016 Graduation Ceremony

On Friday 3 June, Mathematics, Statistics and Computational Science and Engineering (CSE) students celebrated the completion of their studies together with their family and friends. Read more

## Open positions

10.05.2016

## Postdoctoral position available

We invite applications for a postdoctoral position in the group of Professor Willwacher, at the interface of mathematical physics and algebraic topology. Read more

# Upcoming events

28 June 2016 -
15:00 -
Doctoral Exam

Dedekind Symbols and some Applications of the Spectral Theory of Kloosterman Sums –
Claire Burrin
(Examiner: Prof. Dr.Alessandra Iozzi)
in HG G 19.1

30 June 2016 -
14:00 -
Doctoral Exam

Penalized Least Squares and Quadratic Forms –
Edgar Alan Muro Jimenez
(Examiner: Prof. Dr. Sara van de Geer)
in HG G 19.1

# Conferences and workshops

**Arithmetic and geometry: Ten years in Alpbach**

**26 June - 1 July 2016**

(Organized by the University of Zurich and D-MATH)

### Summer school and conference: Poisson 2016

**27 June - 8 July 2016**

(Organized by the SwissMAP)

### Summer school: Motives and complex multiplication

**15-19 August 2016**

(Organized by the D-MATH)

### Summer school: Quantitative risk management

**15-19 August 2016**

(Organized by the Swiss Association of Actuaries)