[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] PhD positions in robotics at Northeastern University
rplatt at ccs.neu.edu
Thu Dec 31 03:21:32 PST 2015
Hi there --
Northeastern University is building a large and diverse robotics group.
Several faculty are recruiting new PhD students to start in the Fall of
Taskin Padir, tpadir at ece.neu.edu -- robot modelling and control
Robert Platt, rplatt at ccs.neu.edu -- perception and planning for robot
Hanumant Singh, hsingh at whoi.edu -- underwater robotics and imaging
Peter Whitney, j.whitney at neu.edu -- medical robotics and human-safe
Northeastern University has a thriving urban campus located in the heart
of Boston's medical, cultural, and higher education communities.
Internationally ranked departments in Computer Science, Electrical and
Computer Engineering, and Mechanical and Industrial Engineering support
a vibrant, cross-disciplinary robotics program. Northeastern was
recently selected by NASA as one of only two institutions to receive an
R5 Valkyrie humanoid robot, a state-of-the-art system for advancing
robot control, perception, and manipulation for both terrestrial and
All PhD positions are fully funded contingent on satisfactory progress.
For more information, please contact one of the faculty listed above or
see our website at: http://robotics.neu.edu/
Taskin Padir, Rob Platt, Hanumant Singh, and Peter Whitney
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