[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Fully funded post-doc position in Singapore on unmanned aerial robotics

Erdal Kayacan (Asst Prof) erdal at ntu.edu.sg
Wed Aug 12 08:52:22 PDT 2015

NTU: Post-doc position in the Flight Mechanics and Control Laboratory in the School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at NTU (Singapore) is available.

Research topic: Intelligent control of unmanned aerial vehicles. The project involves:

-          Soft computing methods including artificial neural networks, fuzzy logic control theory and adaptive neuro-fuzzy systems

-          Parameter update rules for artificial neural networks and adaptive neuro-fuzzy systems

-          State estimation and control of unmanned aerial vehicles

Prospective candidates should hold a Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering, aerospace engineering, mechanical engineering, automatic control, mechatronics, applied mathematics, or other related disciplines. Moreover, he/she should have a strong publication record in the fields related to control theory and state estimation, preferable in model-free control methods. The ideal candidate will have prior experience with unmanned aerial vehicles. The candidate should also have excellent verbal and writing skills in English.

The contract is for one year, and the salaries are competitive and are determined according to the successful applicant's accomplishments, experience and qualifications. Singapore has low income tax and a postdoc is likely to pay a variable income tax of a maximum of 15% (see http://www.iras.gov.sg/irasHome/page04.aspx?id=1190).

How to apply for the Postdoc position:
The application should consist of:

*         A motivation letter (explaining the reason that you are interested in joining NTU),

*         A CV with a full publication list,

*         The contact details of three referees.
These documents must be compiled as a single pdf file, and named as "<Name>_<Surname>.pdf". Then, the single file should be sent to "erdal at ntu.edu.sg" with a subject line of "Postdoc application of <Name> <Surname>"

Deadline and starting date:
The deadline for the applications is 25th of September 2015.

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

For further information, feel free to contact:

Erdal Kayacan PhD| Assistant Professor
Email: erdal at ntu.edu.sg<mailto:erdal at ntu.edu.sg>
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