[robotics-worldwide] Postdoc positions at CAS/CVAP, KTH

Danica Kragic danik at nada.kth.se
Wed Aug 8 00:08:19 PDT 2007

The Centre for Autonomous Systems (CAS) and Computational Vision and 
Active Perception Laboratory (CVAP) at the Royal Institute of 
Technology, Stockholm, Sweden invites applications for Postdoc 
positions in the field of

Sensor Guided Object Grasping and Manipulation
Spatial Modeling, Navigation and SLAM

CAS performs research in (semi-) autonomous systems including mobile
robot systems for manufacturing, domestic and field applications.
Research at CVAP considers all aspects of computer vision and machine 
More information can be found at:


In the context of various national and European research
projects, our laboratory is looking for a postdoc who will work on i)
sensor (visual, tactile) guided object garsping and manipulation
and/or ii) spatial modeling, navigation and SLAM. The focus of the
research will depend on the background of the candidate and personal
initaitive. The research environment will offer possibilities
for strong international collaboration.

Candidates should have a Ph.D. or equivalent in one of the areas of
Computer Science, Automatic Control, Mathematics,
Artificial Intelligence or Machine Learaning. Candidates are also 
expected to be experienced with programming in C++ and Matlab.
The appointment will be full time for a period of one
year to three years.

Application and further information
Applications should include a letter of motivation, a curriculum 
vitae, a list of publications, and the names and contact information 
of two referees. For more information, contact dani at kth.se.

The applications should be sent by email to dani at kth.se.

Danica Kragic
Teknikringen 14, 714                     Phone: +46 (0)8 790 6729
CAS/CVAP/NADA                            Fax:   +46 (0)8 723 0302
Royal Institute of Technology            Email:danik at nada.kth.se,
SE-100 44 Stockholm,SWEDEN                     dani at kth.se
WWW: http://www.nada.kth.se/~danik

More information about the robotics-worldwide mailing list