[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Post Doctoral Fellow opening available at NTUA
egpapado at central.ntua.gr
Tue Sep 30 07:05:45 PDT 2014
The Control Systems Lab (CSL - http://csl-ep.mech.ntua.gr), School of Mechanical
Engineering at the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), GREECE, has
an opening for one (1) fully funded Postdoctoral Fellow.
LAELAPS – Dynamics, Control and Design of Multi-joint, Variable Compliance,
Quadruped Robots”, Action "Excellence", co-financed by the European Union -
European Social Fund (ESF) and National Funds through the Operational Program
"Education and Lifelong Learning". The objective of this project is to advance
the state of the art in legged locomotion and specifically in efficient and agile
quadruped locomotion, through the development of novel designs and control methods.
Diploma in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or a related field
PhD degree in Robotics or Automatic Control Systems
Strong experience in design, modeling, and realization of robotic mechanisms
with emphasis in legged robots
Strong hands-on experience in linear and non-linear control of robotic mechanisms
Additional Desired Qualifications/Knowledge:
Proficiency in software programming (C/C++, Matlab/Simulink/Simulink Real Time, RTOS)
Hands-on experience in position, velocity, and acceleration sensors
High quality publication record in automatic control of mechantronic, and robotic mechanisms
Participation in relevant research projects
The position is for one (1) year.
Starting date: Immediately
Annually salary: 28750 euros
Interested applicants should email their CV and a brief (about 2 pages) statement of their
educational background, research experience, and future objectives to Prof. Evangelos
Papadopoulos <egpapado at central.ntua.gr>.
For further information, please feel free to contact me.
Evangelos Papadopoulos, Professor
Department of Mechanical Engineering
National Technical University of Athens
15780 Athens, GREECE
tel: +(30) 210-772-1440 fax: +(30) 210-772-1455
email: egpapado at central.ntua.gr, http://nereus.mech.ntua.gr/, http://csl-ep.mech.ntua.gr/
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