A 3 years PhD position is available in the Pole of Research in Mathematics and their Applications in information Security (**PRMAIS**).

**Starting date:** November, 20th, 2014.

This PhD project focuses on the rank and the parity conjecture for elliptic curves given by **E _{D} : Y^{2} = X^{3} – DX** The position will be supervised by

**Omar kihel.**

**Work place:**University of Bamako, Mali.

**Applications should include:**

– A master’s degree in Mathematics with excellent grades;

– A curriculum vitae (with recent photo)

– A cover letter

– A reference letter

– Contact details of two referees

They should be sent electronically to

**Emmanuel Fouotsa**( emmanuelfouotsa-at-yahoo.fr ) and

**Abdoul Aziz Ciss**(azouciss-at-yahoo.fr)

**Closing date for Applications:**

**2014-11-05**