[robotics-worldwide] [Jobs] Four PhD student openings at Univ. of Arkansas

Cang Ye cxye at ualr.edu
Wed May 6 08:41:37 PDT 2015


The Intelligent Autonomous Systems Lab (http://ualr.edu/cxye/laboratory.htm)
of the University of Arkansas at Little Rock has four Ph.D. student openings
for fall 2015 or spring 2016. The successful candidates will develop: (1)
vision-based navigation methods for small robots and wearable robotic
assistive devices; (2) human lower extremity motion detection methods for
the control of a quadrupedal legged assistive robot; and (3) human gesture
recognition methods for human-robot interaction. These methods are based on
a RGB-D camera. Candidates with relevant computer vision knowledge are
preferred. Experience in C/C++ in Linux OS is a plus.

General guideline of admission to graduate study is referred to
http://ualr.edu/enss/. The lab currently hosts research projects funded by
the National Science Foundation, the National Institutes of Health, and
NASA. The funded research currently supports a postdoc and 5 Ph.D. students.
We are currently hiring one postdoc and four Ph.D. students for fall 2015 or
spring 2016.

The University of Arkansas at Little Rock is a dynamic metropolitan
university locating at the state’s capital city, Little Rock
(http://www.littlerock.com). Applicants should hold a degree in electrical
engineering, computer science, or related fields.

To apply for the Ph.D. students openings, please submit an application for
admission to the ENSS Ph.D. program through this link:
https://www.ualrgrad.org/application/index.cfm?&isndsl
If you have any question related to the openings, please contact Dr. Cang Ye
(cxye at ualr.edu) with detailed CV and copies of transcript(s), TOEFL and GRE.

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Cang Ye, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Systems Engineering
University of Arkansas at Little Rock
2801 S. University Ave, EIT 532
Little Rock, AR 72204
Phone: (501) 683-7284 Fax: (501) 569-8698 Google Voice: (501) 237-1818
Email: cxye at ualr.edu
http://www.ualr.edu/cxye


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