[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Several Ph.D and Postdoc positions available in robotics - Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
We are seeking several full-time Ph.D and Postdoctoral Research Assistants to join the Intelligent Robot Research Team at Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU) on the topics including, but not limited to, visual servoing, soft robotics, autonomous driving and deep learning.
Shanghai Jiao Tong University, established in 1896, is one of the top 5 best universities in China, ranking 59th in the world according to QS World University Rankings and 145th at US News Rankings. The university has 42 doctoral degree programs covering 8 disciplines, including economics, law, literature, science, engineering, agriculture, medicine and management. There are 57 master's degree programs covering 12 disciplines, 23 professional master degree authorization centers and 35 postdoctoral stations.
We team will provide the candidate with advanced facilities for the research and development of robotics. The mission of the research team is to conduct the basic research related to mobile robot, robotic manipulators, collective robotics and computer vision, etc., and to explore novel applications of robot technologies in medical service, health care, energy industry, aerospace engineering, etc.
The candidate will decide the topic according to his/her aptitude inclination and personal research background. He/she will work on the one of following topics: the development of robust control method for visual servoing; the design, modeling and control of soft robot; joint unsupervised learning method for depth and visual odometer. The candidate will be responsible for the development and implementation of novel algorithms and their implementations to enable a robust and intelligent control of soft robot or autonomous robot system. The candidate will have the opportunity to be involved in collaborative projects with other national/global institutes and communicate with other universities.
Interested candidates are encouraged to contact Prof. Hesheng Wang at [hidden email], with detail resume attached.