[robotics-worldwide] PhD and PostDoc positions in Heidelberg

Katja Mombaur katja.mombaur at iwr.uni-heidelberg.de
Thu Aug 1 13:55:04 PDT 2013

The Optimization in Robotics & Biomechanics group at the 
Interdisciplinary Center for Scientific Computing (IWR) at the 
University of Heidelberg, Germany (www.orb.uni-hd.de 
<http://www.orb.uni-hd.de>) is looking for highly qualified PostDocs and 
a PhD candidates for different projects in the areas of
- inverse optimal control of human motions

- offline and online optimal control of humanoid motions

- neuro-musculo-skeletal modeling

- functional electrical stimulation


- excellent diploma or masters degree in mathematics, physics, computer 
science or engineering

- for PostDoc position, additionally a PhD thesis in a topic related to 
the project

- knowledge about numerical mathematics, in particular in optimization 
and optimal control, mechanical modeling / multibody dynamics and 
programming skills

- motivation to work in an interdisciplinary project

Please send your application, including a statement of motivation and 
relevant experience, curriculum vitae, copies of university 
certificates, list of attended classes and grades, and names and 
addresses of two references to:

orb-applications at uni-hd.de

Prof. Dr. Katja Mombaur
IWR , University of Heidelberg, Im Neuenheimer Feld 368, 69120 
Heidelberg , Germany

More information about the robotics-worldwide mailing list