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Junior ESR (PhD) at University of Granada (ES)

Host Institution: University of Granada (ES)
Number of months: 36
Period: October 2014 - September 2017
Supervisor: Professor Juan Fuster Verdu and Professor Roberto Pittau
Objectives: The candidate will perform realistic simulations of both Higgs signals and backgrounds at the Next-to-Leading order in QCD including parton shower and hadronisation effects (WP3).
Secondments: Short visits to any of the partners, particularly CERN depending on the development of the project. Eight months to IFIC for project specific training, two months to FOM for training in code development and a secondment in one of our private sector partners Maplesoft, Wolfram Research and Shell.