Students interested in some of the topics below can send email to Dr Rik Sarkar. And apply at: The PhD application page for Informatics, U. Edinburgh.

Networks, Clusters, Geometry and Algorithms


Mobile and sensor networks: protocols and distributed systems.

Computational geometry and topology.

Algorithms, including Streaming algorithms, graph algorithms and randomized algorithms.

Analysis of complex networks.

Motion planning and navigation.

Distributed algorithms.

Funding: Full funding available for UK and EU students. Partial funding is available for other students

Contact: Dr Rik Sarkar for more information.

Apply at: The PhD application page for Informatics, U. Edinburgh

You can choose to apply for one of two Labs: either the laboratory for foundations of computer science or the Institute for Computing Systems Architecture.

The University of Edinburgh is one of the top 20 in world in the current QS rankings. The research at Edinburgh School of Informatics has consistently ranked as the top in the U.K. The historic city of Edinburgh is lively, beautiful, and a great place to live. More information for students are available at here and here