[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] PhD positions in Surgical and Assistive Robotics at IIT, Italy

Leonardo De Mattos Leonardo.DeMattos at iit.it
Fri Apr 22 08:24:59 PDT 2016


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   PhD positions available at 
   IIT in Biomedical Robotics 
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Biomedical Robotics Lab
Advanced Robotics Dept. 
Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia
Genoa, Italy

The Biomedical Robotics Lab at the Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT, Genoa, Italy) is seeking to appoint two outstanding and highly-motivated PhD students for open positions related to surgical robotics and assistive robotic systems. The positions are fully funded, start in November 2016 and typically last 3 years. 

Four PhD research themes are proposed below, but the candidate can propose a different topic he/she is passionate about provided it fits within the interests and activities of the laboratory. A Research Plan is in any case part of the application material to be submitted by the candidates.

Proposed research topics:
  *  Dexterous Instrument for Robot-Assisted Microsurgery
  *  Novel Interfaces and Assistive Systems for ALS Patients 
  *  Real-Time Tumor Detection in Surgical Fumes
  *  Next-Generation Surgeon-Robot Interface for Microsurgery Systems

Details on proposed research topics:
https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__old.iit.it_en_advr-2Dbiorob-2Dopen-2Dpositions.html&d=CwIFAw&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=U4n6Rcp8k4kV2YLf7Ct35H6taKB0ed1vwZxUgt5krcA&s=TC2clLo3QckiFWiRBoTX-ruo479Jkx_KUxvTqYXv6Bk&e=  

Application details: 
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Application deadline: 
June 10th, 2016 (noon, CEST Italian time).


Best regards,

Leonardo Mattos

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Leonardo Mattos, PhD 
Team Leader
Head of Biomedical Robotics Laboratory
 
Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia
Department of Advanced Robotics
Via Morego, 30 - 16163 Genova, Italy
TEL:  +39.010.71781.409 
FAX: +39.010.71781.232
 
www.iit.it 
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