[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Rolls-Royce sponsored PhD scholarship – Control and navigation of Specialist robot for aero-engine on-wing repair. Ref ENG1097. Closing date: Thursday, 20th July 2017
Applicants are invited to undertake a 3 year PhD programme in partnership with industry to address key challenges in on-platform manufacturing engineering. The successful candidate will be based at The Rolls-Royce University Technology Centre (UTC) in Manufacturing and On-Wing Technology at University of Nottingham.
This is an excellent opportunity to work on a novel robotic system with strong links to industrial applications and key skills and knowledge in preparation for a high-impact, high-technology research or industrial career.
The scholarship on offer (to eligible students) comprises a tax-free stipend of £19,000 a year; tuition fees paid and a generous study package. (e.g. research consumables, travel budget and industrial training when appropriate).
Eligibility: Only UK Higher Education “Home Fee” status applicants and EU residents satisfying the three-year residency requirement are eligible.
Please contact the UTC director, Prof. Dragos Axinte, for further information.
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