Open position at RWTH Aachen University

The GRAPES Network has one (1) open research training position at RWTH Aachen University (Germany) under the supervision of Prof. Leif Kobbelt. The position is for 27 months and *may* lead to a PhD. For details see, or contact Prof. Leif Kobbelt. Applications should be submitted via email to following the instructions at

Open PhD position at U. Konstanz

The University of Konstanz is looking for a Phd candidate to start the research in August 2021 on the topic of “Polynomial optimization problems with symmetry” under the scope of POEMA project.

The details and application of this job position is available on POEMA project website.

1st Doctoral School and Midterm meeting

The First Doctoral School is just around the corner starting Monday February 1st, 2021. The School focuses on machine learning for shapes. There will be introductory short courses and presentations by GRAPES members and other invited high-profile speaker: P. Alliez (Inria & GF), Y. Avrithis (Inria & Athena RC), M. Bronstein (USI and ICL), M. Salamó (UB), A. Leutgeb from industrial partner RISC-Software, and the Advisory Committee member Thierry Chevalier (Airbus). More details can be found at the School’s webpage. A pdf version of the schedule is also available.

The Midterm review meeting with the REA Project Officer is scheduled for Thursday, February 4th, 2021. A pdf version of its program here.

All times are Greek local time (EET=UTC+2=GMT+2).