RMIT University invites applications for the PhD Scholarship in Enhancing Zero-Knowledge Server Functionality in Australia for the 2022/23 academic session.
This project aims to develop novel mathematical techniques to build efficient zero knowledge search, update and computation capabilities for servers that can protect sensitive data.
Worth of Award
The value of the scholarship is equivalent to a RMIT full Scholarship over 3 years.
To be eligible, you must
- Satisfy RMIT University’s Doctor of Philosophy entry requirements.
- Have first-class Honours or Master’s degree in Mathematics or Computer Science with a major thesis component.
- Also meet the minimum English language requirements.
Preference will be given to candidates who are:
- Able to demonstrate knowledge in abstract algebra, number theory, cryptography, and computational mathematics
- Proficient with programming in Python and working with high performance computing platforms.
- Have written communication and verbal presentation skills at the academic standard in English.
- Take initiative in research, are self-motivated and can work to deadlines.
- Able to work collaboratively with multi-disciplinary teams.
How to Apply
Please submit the following documents to [email protected].
- Cover letter outlining interest and alignment with the proposed research, and addressing the eligibility criteria
- Copy of academic transcripts
- CV (including the names of two referees)
- An example of written work at an academic level. Examples of written work could be a published paper, honours thesis or Masters thesis report.
Deadline: Applications for the PhD Scholarship in Enhancing Zero-Knowledge Server Functionality close June 30th, 2022.