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Positive representations on ordered Banach spaces
Promotor: A. Doelman, Copromotor: M.F.E. de Jeu

About the programme
The Mathematics and Algebra, Geometry and Number Theory specialisation programme consists of 120 European Credit Transfer System (EC) points and includes a research project (40 EC), advanced courses (min 60 EC) and electives (maximum 20 EC). 30 EC are to be taken from the Dutch national Mastermath p…

Programme structure
The Algebra, Geometry and Number Theory specialisation offers you the opportunity to spend two full years on training in research to develop a thorough theoretical basis and become an independent scientist.

Master's application and admission
Find out how to apply for Algebra, Geometry and Number Theory at Leiden University by following our stepbystep guide.

Refined tautological relations on moduli spaces of curves
Robin de Jong

ALGANT
Fundamental research in the ALgebra, Geometry And Number Theory

Mathematics (MSc)
The master’s programme Mathematics at Leiden University focuses on analysis, probability and statistics, number theory and (arithmetic) geometry. It offers five specialisations ranging from Applied Mathematics to Mathematics and Business Studies.

On Products of Linear Error Correcting Codes
In this thesis we study products of linear error correcting codes.

Career prospects
The Algebra, Geometry and Number Theory specialisation is the excellent preparation for a career in research. It is a suitable stepping stone for pursuing a PhD degree. The degree also gives you access to job opportunities outside academia.

Groups and fields in arithmetic
Promotor: Prof.dr. H.W. Lenstra

Symmetric Diophantine approximation over function fields
Promotor: Prof.dr. P. Stevenhagen, CoPromotor: Dr. J.H. Evertse

Inverse Jacobian and related topics for certain superelliptic curves
To an algebraic curve C over the complex numbers one can associate a nonnegative integer g, the genus, as a measure of its complexity.

Contact
Do you have any questions about the master’s specialisation Mathematics and Algebra, Geometry and Number Theory? Please contact us.

HEPGAME
HEPGAME is a research project that combines the world’s fastest computer algebra system for High Energy Physics equations, FORM, with insights from artificial intelligence. The name combines High Energy Physics and Games.

Pascal chair
The Leiden Institute of Advanced Computer Science (LIACS) of Leiden University proudly establishes the Blaise Pascal chair. The chair applies for one year and is meant to strengthen the cooperation of the Leiden computer science research with foreign institutes.

Mathematical Institute
Mathematics forms the basis of many innovations in technology, the service industry and science, such as data analysis and coding, artificial intelligence, weather or climate change modelling or understanding molecular processes. The researchers from the Mathematical Institute (MI) are constantly developing…

Education
The Mathematical Institute offers a bachelor programme in Mathematics and master programmes in Mathematics and in Statistical Science. The institute also teaches many mathematics and statistics courses in other academic programmes of the university. About 50 PhD students work on a thesis in a small…

Algorithms for finite rings
Promotores: H.W. Lenstra, K. Belabas (University of Bordeaux)

Filterbased reconstruction methods for tomography
Promotor: K.J. Batenburg

Information activities
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Discrete tomography for integervalued functions
Promotor: S.J. Edixhoven, Copromotor: K.J. Batenburg

The mixed AxLindemann theorem and its applications to the ZilberPink conjecture
Promotores: Prof.dr. S.J. Edixhoven, Prof.dr. E. Ullmo (University ParisSud)

Universal adelic groups for imaginary quadratic number fields and elliptic curves
Promotor: Prof.dr. P. Stevenhagen & Prof.dr. K. Belabas (Univ. de Bordeaux)

Radicals in arithmetic
Promotor: Prof.dr. P. Stevenhagen, Copromotor: Prof. dr. B. de Smit

Why Leiden University?
The Algebra, Geometry and Number Theory specialisation gives you profound knowledge of pure mathematics. The focus is on both fundamental mathematics and on applications in other sciences, society and industry. During your master’s you will be part of one of the multidisciplinary research teams at the…

About the programme
The master’s programme offers two researchoriented specialisations where you can focus on Algebra, Geometry and Number Theory or Applied Mathematics. You can also combine Mathematics with education, management or science communication.

Mathematical Institute
The Mathematical Institute is responsible for the research and education in mathematics and statistics at Leiden University.

Why Leiden University?
The twoyear research programme Applied Mathematics offers courses at an advanced level. There is a large degree of freedom in choosing one’s own topics. Some of the courses are given at national level, in the Dutch Mastermath programme. The programme concludes with the preparation of a master’s the…

Extracurricular
Are you interested in taking up an extra challenge during your master’s programme? Do you want to develop your own personal leadership style?
 Ronald van Luijk

Garth Dales appointed Kloosterman Professor
Garth Dales from Lancaster University has been appointed Kloosterman Professor at the Mathematical Institute during the month of October 2017, as a guest of Marcel de Jeu.

Why Leiden University?
The Mathematics and SCS master specialisation gives you the opportunity to combine Mathematics research with different aspects of science communication.

Why Leiden University?
The Mathematics master’s programme will guarantee a thorough theoretical basis and will make sure you are ready to work in a multidisciplinary environment. Your mathematical degree will give you the right tools to operate successfully on the international market.

Why Leiden University?
Combine training in Mathematics research with different aspects of business studies. Learn to build bridges between science and business.

Why Leiden University
The Mathematics and Education master specialisation gives you the opportunity to combine Mathematics research with an excellent education in becoming a Mathematics teacher.

PhD candidates in Mathematics
Science, Mathematical Institute (MI)

Peter Stevenhagen scientific director Mathematical Institute
Professor of number theory Peter Stevenhagen has been appointed to up the position of scientific director of the Mathematical Institute of Leiden University on 15 September. In this position he is the successor of Aad van der Vaart, who led the institute for the last four years.

Theory
Many important topics in computer science, such as the correctness of software, the efficiency of algorithms and the modeling of complicated systems, depend on sound theoretical underpinnings. In the Theory group, we study these fundamental building blocks and develop verification methods to prove system…

Djordjo Milovic wins Stieltjes prize
On 4 April 2018 the Stieltjes prize 2016 was awarded to Djordjo Milovic for his PhD thesis 'On the 16rank of class groups of quadratic number fields'.

Admission requirements
To be eligible for Algebra, Geometry and Number Theory at Leiden University, you must meet the following admission requirements.

Extracurricular
Are you interested in taking up an extra challenge during your master’s programme? Have you thought about applying for the world teachers programme or are you interested in developing your personal leadership style?
 École Polytchnique Fédérale de Lausanne

Organisation
The Mathematical Institute has a light management structure. Tasks are spread over the staff. Important decisions are taken by consensus.

Research
The research of the Mathematical Institute is driven by the curiosity of its members and has many internal and external connections. It can be characterised as fundamental but with an open attitude towards applications.

Extracurricular
Are you interested in taking up an extra challenge during your master’s programme? Do you want to develop your personal leadership style or study abroad?

Extracurricular
Are you interested in taking up an extra challenge during your master’s programme? Have you thought about developing your personal leadership style?

Career preparation
Leiden University offers you several services related to career orientation and job application skills.

ERC Advanced Grant for cryptographer Ronald Cramer
Ronald Cramer has been awarded an ERC Advanced Grant for his proposal 'Algebraic Methods for Stronger Crypto'. He will receive 2.5 million euro for research in the upcoming five years.

Applied Mathematics (MSc)
The master's specialisation Applied Mathematics at Leiden University focuses on both computational and fundamental aspects of analysis and probability. It’s also an ideal basis for a PhD degree. Applied Mathematics is an excellent choice if you have the aspiration to pursue a PhD degree

About us
The Mathematical Institute is one of the eight institutes of the Faculty of Science. The institute operates as a single unit defined by the activities of its members.