[robotics-worldwide] PhD Position in Medical Robotics and Computer Vision at TU Munich

Christoph Staub staub at in.tum.de
Tue Jul 12 01:23:39 PDT 2011

The Robotics and Embedded Systems group at TU Munich now invites
applications for a 3-year Phd position (full position according to TVL-13)
in the field of medical robotics, imaging and vision at the Department of



Project Title:

Singleport technology for gastroenterological and visceral endoscopic


Application deadline: 

The position should be filled as soon as possible



The applicant will be embedded in an interdisciplinary research team,
developing a robotic system for singleport interventions. The core focus
will be on visual 3-D scene reconstruction under noisy sensor readings,
scene understanding and atlas registration as well as questions regarding
the system design and kinematics. 


Applicants should hold a M.Sc. degree in computer science (or equivalent,
from a well-known university). The successful candidate should fit in with
the following interests and should have experience in the following areas:
(i) good knowledge in C++, (ii) good math skills, in particular computer
vision and robotics, (iii) interest in medical applications and
multidisciplinary work.


TU Munich enjoys an excellent international reputation as an academic leader
and has been consistently ranked as one of the three best universities in
Germany. The Munich area itself offers high-quality of living, with
unparalleled out-door recreational opportunities and a great night-life at a
reasonable price.


Interested applicants should submit a curriculum vitae and an academic
transcript. A statement of the broad area of your research interest should
also be included.



For application, enquiries or further information, please contact:
staub at in.tum.de or cans at in.tum.de


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