[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Ph.D. Positions available at IIT and University of Pisa

Russ Greiner rgreiner at ualberta.ca
Tue May 19 12:07:46 PDT 2015


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On Thu, May 14, 2015 at 9:03 AM, Antonio Bicchi <antonio.bicchi at gmail.com>
wrote:

> We are seeking strong candidates for several Ph.D. positions in "Human
> Centered and Rehab Robotics".
>
> The successful candidates will work on the following research projects at
> the Italian Institute of Technology in Genoa
> and Centro "E. Piaggio", University of Pisa:
>
> i) H2020 *Walk-Man *(http://www.walk-man.eu/,
> http://www.theroboticschallenge.org/finalist/walk-man): Humanoid robots
> for rescue in disaster environments
>
> ii) H2020 *SoMa* (http://softmanipulation.eu/): Embodied Intelligence in
> Manipulation with Soft Hands
>
> iii) *SoftHand Pro* (
> http://www.iit.it/en/research/iit-labs/rehab-technologies.html,
> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jdnDD90ABlc): Design, Control, and
> Validation of a new generation of soft-robotics prosthetic hands
>
> Desirable General Background (candidates /should have all/)
> 1) Fundamentals of robot kinematics and dynamics
> 2) Control systems analysis and design
> 3) Programming abilities in modern SW/MW environments
>
> Desirable Specific Background (candidates /should have one /at least)
> 1) Advanced integrated mechatronic design
> 2) Nonlinear control and estimation: advanced methods and applications
> 3) Physical human-robot interaction (haptics, rehabilitation, prosthetics)
>
> The Ph.D. position will start on November 1st, 2015. Earlier starts can be
> negotiated if needed.
>
> Interested candidates should send an email to phd-robotics-info at unipi.it
> by May 31, 2015 with a CV and two reference contacts (best if the M.S.
> tutor and one external to the research group).
>
>
> ________________________________________________
> Antonio Bicchi
> Professor of Automatic Control and Robotics
> IEEE Fellow
>
>
> "Enrico Piaggio"  Research Center
> University of Pisa
> via Diotisalvi, 2
> 56126 PISA -- ITALIA
> Phone:  +39--0502217060
> Email:  bicchi at centropiaggio.unipi.it
>
> Senior Researcher
> Advanced Robotics Department
> Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia
> via Morego 30
> 16163 Genova -- Italia
> Phone:  +39 010 71781 525
> Email:  antonio.bicchi at iit.it
>
> URL:    www.centropiaggio.unipi.it/~bicchi
> Cell:   +39--3395880797
> Fax:    +39--0502217051
> Skype:  antoniobicchi
>
>
>
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R Greiner
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