The Carinthia University of Applied Sciences sets high academic standards in an excellent location in Southern Austria where education, culture and technology are optimally combined. In line with international partner universities, we ensure modern degree programs at superbly equipped FH-sites, with a compulsory career-oriented training-unit of one semester, excellent teaching and research staff complemented by part-time lecturers from industry and international guest lecturers.
At the Carinthia University of Applied Science (CUAS) the mentioned position is to be filled:
A fully-funded PhD student (Junior Researcher) position in the area of integrated circuits and robotic sensor system in Group of ISCD at CUAS is available.
The project undertakes advanced research to develop a modular human robot work cell, where a human can collaborate and interact with the robot in a safe and intuitive way for Industry 4.0 manufacturing. As novel microsystems are key enabling technologies with applications in Robotics, this PhD work will investigate and implement a novel smart-sensing integrated circuit interface, to improve performance of proximity sensing and gesture recognition in a real-time human-robot working environment. This is an excellent opportunity for student to (1) Work with experts in the robotics, on a novel sensing system with strong links to industrial robotic applications. (2) Acquire key skills and knowledge in preparation for a high-impact, advanced research or industrial career.
Project website: www.cap-size.at
The University of Applied Sciences Carinthia appreciates the motivation and the great commitment of its employees and offers attractive and family-friendly conditions.
Extent of employment: full-time position (40 hours per week)
Beginning: as soon as possible
Location: Campus Villach, Europastrasse 4, 9524 Villach, Austria
Salary: EUR 2.700,00 (gross monthly, fulltime)
Application deadline: 31st March 2019
Early application advisable.
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