[robotics-worldwide] Announcement PhD Programme in "Perceptual Robotics" - Deadline June 20th, 2011

Carlo Alberto Avizzano c.avizzano at sssup.it
Wed May 11 00:40:33 PDT 2011


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CALL FOR PhD Positions at Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna

A three‐year residential PhD programme on “Perceptual Robotics” is 
available at Sant’Anna School of Advanced and Universitary Studies in 
Pisa, Italy, the programme starting on November, 3rd 2011.

The research area in Perceptual Robotics offers the opportunity to 
undertake in‐depth research on themes of Presence and Advanced Robotic 
technologies for the interaction in Virtual Environments and in 
Teleoperation. The 2011 applications are solicited in the following areas:

	* PAC:  Perception, Action and Cognition;
	* HRI:  Human Robot Interaction;
	* IAS:  Intelligent Automation Systems;
	* CGVR: Computer Graphics and Virtual Environment.

All teaching and research activities will be carried out in English. 
Researches will be driven in the framework of relevant EU, International 
or Industrial researches and will be supported by the computing, robot, 
and VR facilities available at PERCRO (http://www.percro.org).

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We are soliciting for applications of National, European and 
International students motivated to apply in the PhD program in 
"Perceptual Robotics".

Application should be performed online by June 20th, 2011 and all the 
required documentation should arrive by June 24th, 2011.

Detailed information about the PhD program as well as the full text of 
the call for participation is available on the institutional website at:

  http://www.sssup.it/techschool

email support is provided at: coordpercro at sssup.it,

or per area at the following contacts:
  - PAC:  Prof. M.Bergamasco, m.bergamasco at sssup.it
  - HRI:  Prof. A.Frisoli,    a.frisoli at sssup.it
  - IAS:  Prof. C.A.Avizzano, c.avizzano at sssup.it
  - CGVR:   Dr. F.Tecchia,    f.tecchia at sssup.it

Please find attached a more detailed description with 2011 relevant 
research topics.

-- 
C.Alberto Avizzano



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Carlo Alberto Avizzano, Eng., PhD
Coordinator
PERCeptual RObotics Lab.
Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna
PISA (ITALY)
http://www.percro.org


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