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About twenty to thirty doctoral students complete their doctoral thesis at the Department of Mathematics every year.

Recent doctoral examinations

Dissertations

Published after 1 January 2014. For theses published before 2014, please refer to the Research Collection.

2017

Batalin-Vilkovisky formality and configuration spaces of points
Ricardo Campos
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2017.
Discontinuous Finite Element Methods for Eddy Current Simulation
Raffael Casagrande
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2017.
Random graph modeling and network analysis
Philippe Deprez
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2017.
On Simultaneous Equidistributing and Nondense Points for Noncommuting Endomorphisms
Alex G. Maier
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2017.
Gluing Constructions and Local-to-Global Results for Hyperconvex Metric Spaces
Benjamin Miesch
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2017.
Numerical analysis of Finite Element methods for second order wave equations in polygons
Fabian Müller
Doctoral Thesis, Zurich, ETH Zurich, 2017.
On Brownian loop-soup cluster decompositions and conformal restriction
Wei Qian
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2017.
Quadratic Hedging Problems Under Restricted Information
Danijel Zivoi
Doctoral Thesis, Zurich, ETH Zurich, 2017.

2016

Variance curve models: finite dimensional realizations and beyond
Ozan Bariş Akdoğan
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
Towards optimal approximations for firefighting and related problems
Andrea Baggio
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
Weak Solutions for the Ricci Flow on Closed Surfaces and Prescribed Curvature Problems
Franziska Borer
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
Dedekind symbols and some applications of the spectral theory of Kloosterman sums
Claire Burrin
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
Assessing statistical significance in genome wide association studies
Laura Buzdugan
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
Statistical inference in high-dimensional models
Ruben M.L. Dezeure
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
Statistical inference on pathogen entry into human cells
Anna M. Drewek
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2016.
Relaxed Highest Weight Modules from D-Modules on the Kashiwara Flag Scheme
Claude Eicher
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
Causal inference in semiparametric and nonparametric structural equation models
Jan Ernest
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
Bubbling phenomena for prescribed curvature problems in conformal geometry
Luca Galimberti
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2016.
A differential geometric approach to GIT and stability
Valentina Maria Georgoulas
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
Infinite-Dimensional Affine Processes
Georg Grafendorfer
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
Beyond Black and Scholes: Uncertainty aversion, delta-vega hedging, and bubbles and crashes
Sebastian Herrmann
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2016.
Dependence Uncertainty Bounds and Optimization of Aggregate Risk
Edgars Jakobsons
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
Some Extremal Problems about Saturation and Random Graphs
Dániel Korándi
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2016.
Poncelet's Theorem in finite projective planes and beyond
Katharina Kusejko
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
On large deviations and disconnection for random walk and random interlacements
Xinyi Li
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
Algebraic Twists of Modular Forms and Sums over Primes to Squarefree Moduli
Benny Löffel
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
Deterministic and Probabilistic Global Existence Results for Nonlinear Wave Equations
Jonas Lührmann
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2016.
Penalized Least Squares and Quadratic Forms
Edgar A. Muro Jimenez
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
Causal learning from high-dimensional observational data
Preetam Nandy
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
Numerical Shape Optimization with Finite Elements
Alberto Paganini
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2016.
Computational Magnetohydrodynamics with Discrete Differential Forms
Cecilia Pagliantini
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
Geometry and structure of metric injective hulls
Maël Pavón
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2016.
Probabilistic aspects of short sums of trace functions over finite fields
Corentin Perret-Gentil-dit-Maillard
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
Shape Sensitivity Analysis of Electromagnetic Scattering Problems
Sahar Sargheini
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2016.
Shape Uncertainty Quantification for Scattering Transmission Problems
Laura Scarabosio
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
Creating Complex Polymer Systems: From Polyethylene Al Dente to Polystyrene Mille‐Feuille
Raphael Schaller
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
Second Kind Single-Trace Boundary Integral Formulations for Scattering at Composite Objects
Elke Spindler
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
Numerical Methods for Optimization and Variational Problems with Manifold-Valued Data
Markus Sprecher
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
Robust calibration in yield curve modelling
David Stefanovits
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
A symplectic homology theory for automorphisms of Liouville domains
Igor Uljarevic
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
Classes of Vacuum Yano-Killing Spacetimes
Raisa Wachter
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.
Convex Integration, Isometric Extensions & Approximations of Curves
Micha Wasem
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2016.
High throughput approaches to study molecular pathways from genotype to phenotype
Chenchen Zhu
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2016.

2015

Impact of friction on investment decisions
Albert M. Altarovici
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2015.
Stream sketches, sampling, and sabotage
Stephen R. Chestnut
Doctoral Thesis, Baltimore, MD, Johns Hopkins University, 2015.
Roughness-size gradients for biomedical applications
Clément V.M. Cremmel
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2015.
Spaces with convex geodesic bicombings
Dominic Descombes
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2015.
An attack on flexibility and Stoker's problem
Maria Hempel
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2015.
Robust methods for the SABR model and related processes: Analysis, asymptotics and numerics
Blanka N. Horvath
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2015.
Curve Shortening Flow in Higher Dimension
Jörg Hättenschweiler
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2015.
Quantized tensor-structured finite elements for second-order elliptic PDEs in two dimensions
Vladimir Kazeev
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2015.
Shock development in spherical symmetry
André Lisibach
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2015.
Hierarchical and Sequentially Rejective Testing Methods for High-Dimensional Regression with Correlated Variables
Jacopo Mandozzi
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2015.
Measuring risk beyond the cash-additive paradigm
Cosimo-Andrea Munari
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2015.
Estimating Causal Networks from Multivariate Observational Data
Christopher Nowzohour
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2015.
The enumerative geometry of the Hilbert schemes of points of a K3 surface
Georg Oberdieck
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2015.
Ridgelets - An Optimally Adapted Representation System For Solving Advection Equations
Axel Obermeier
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2015.
On level set percolation for the Gaussian free field
Pierre-François F.H. Rodríguez
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2015.
Some applications of effective unipotent dynamics
René Rühr
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2015.

2014

Stochastic motion planning for diffusions & fault detection and isolation for large scale nonlinear systems
Peyman Mohajerin Esfahani
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.
On the Notion of Gaudin Subalgebras for General Hyperplane Arrangements
Leonardo Aguirre
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.
On the dissipative spin-orbit problem
Francesco Antognini
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.
A variational approach to coherent structures in unsteady dynamical systems
Mohammad Farazmand
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.
Affine processes from the perspective of path space valued Lévy processes
Nicoletta Gabrielli
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.
On Lagrangian quantum homology and Lagrangian cobordisms
Luis Haug
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.
Numéraire-Independent Modelling of Financial Markets
Martin P.G. Herdegen
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.
Entropy-stable discontinuous Galerkin finite element methods with streamline diffusion and shock-capturing for hyperbolic systems of conservation laws
Andreas Hiltebrand
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.
Statistical Methods to Analyze Climate Model Output
Christian Kerkhoff
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.
Cluster Expansions for Many Boson and Unbounded Spin Systems
Martin Heinrich Lohmann
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.
Quantum invariants and Lagrangian topology
Cedric Membrez
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH Zürich, 2014.
L₁-Regularization for Non-linear Models
Patric Müller
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.
Integer Convex Minimization in Low Dimensions
Timm Oertel
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.
Minimal degree morphisms between curves, and André-Oort for P¹ x Gm
Roland Paulin
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.
Boundary maps and maximal representations of complex hyperbolic lattices in SU (m, n)
Beatrice Maria Pozetti
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.
Analytic investigation of cotangent sums related to the Riemann zeta function
Michail Th. Rassias
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.
Scattering for Critical Nonlinear Wave Equations
Martin Sack
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.
Stochastic Loss Reserving with Emphasis on the Bornhuetter-Ferguson Method
Annina Saluz
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.
Factorization Homology as a Fully Extended Topological Field Theory
Claudia Isabella Scheimbauer
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.
Mathematical Results on the Foundations of Quantum Mechanics
Baptiste Schubnel
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.
A Hardy Space Approach to Lagrangian Floer gluing
Tatjana Simčević
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.
Utility maximization in an illiquid market
Mirjana Vukelja
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.
Arithmetic of Abelian Varieties in Positive Characteristic
Paul Ziegler
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.
Robust multi-level Monte Carlo finite volume methods for systems of hyperbolic conservation laws with random input data
Jonas Šukys
Doctoral Thesis, Zürich, ETH-Zürich, 2014.
 
 
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