[robotics-worldwide] [jobs]: 4-years PhD Position in Computer-Assisted Interventions (Computer Vision)
Please find below a PhD opportunity at UCL:
The Wellcome/EPSRC Centre for Interventional and Surgical Sciences invites
applications for a PhD Studentship in Computer-Assisted Interventions
(Computer Vision). This is an exciting opportunity for enthusiastic
Engineer with relevant skills in this area to join an internationally
leading research group, and conduct patient-centred research.
The student can be involved in the design and development of real-time
algorithms for tool segmentation, retinal image analysis, multi-modal image
registration, and the overall framework that provides the computer-aided
assistance during the robotic intervention. The student will have the
opportunity to be involved in all aspects of algorithm development,
testing, and deployment to the operating theatre.
The start date is flexible, but with a strong preference for a start in
September 2017. The post is funded for 4 years, and UCL fees at the EU/UK
level are covered. Overseas (non-EU/UK) students may apply if they have
other means to fund the additional fees.