Korteweg-de Vries Institute for Mathematics

Research Programmes

The research programme of KdVI comprises three research programmes. Each programme consists of two different subprogrammes or projects. A programme typically consists of two to three full professors and three to five tenured associate professors (UHD) and assistant professors (UD), plus post-docs and PhD students. In addition, there are a few endowed chairs, usually scientists with an appointment elsewhere or paid by an external organization.

Research programmes

  1. Algebra, Geometry and Mathematical Physics
  2. Pure, Applied and Numerical Analysis
  3. Stochastics

Endowed chairs

  • Forensic Statistics  - prof.dr. M.J. (Marjan) Sjerps
  • Quantum Probablity and Quantum Information - prof.dr. J.D.M. (Hans) Maassen 

Participation in  UvA- or national research programmes

The KdVI participates in the UvA research priority area Quantum Matter and Quantum information and is one of the four parties involved in the Gravity Programme "Networks" 





Published by  Korteweg de Vries Institute

5 June 2015