[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] PhD position opportunity in Self-Assembling/Origami Micro/Milli-Robotics, University of York, UK

Shuhei Miyashita shuhei.miyashita at york.ac.uk
Wed Nov 30 07:18:34 PST 2016

(Apologies for multiple postings.)

A PhD studentship is available at the Department of Electronics in the 
University of York, UK.
The student will have the opportunity to research on 
Self-assembling/Origami Micro/Milli-Robot Development and Control in the 
world-heritage class historic city of York.

- Application deadline: 31st January 2017
- Program starting from: October 2017

The project offered by our group resides in the engineering field of 
robotics integrating technologies from diverse fields. If you're 
interested, please contact Dr. Shuhei Miyashita 
(shuhei.miyashita at york.ac.uk) and visit our website 
(https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__sites.google.com_site_shuheidotnet_&d=DgICaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=Gp_Vj3lVpWgr5ejJ1XjKn8lWBlJda0WVvb2uSxiMtZA&s=Vgcj4EP00d8s0mNF82XApuu7V08unX-pfUUaj5NYwjE&e= ).

The studentship will cover the tuition fee at the UK/EU rate (4,228GBP 
in 2017/18) and a stipend at the standard research council rate for a 
period of 3 years (14,296GBP in 2016/17).
International (non-EU) candidates are also welcome to apply. In their 
case, the difference between the UK/EU and international tuition fee 
rates will be requested.

For further details about how to apply, please visit the Department of 
Electronics website at:

*Related PhD call*
Our collaborator, University of *Sheffield* Biomedical Robotics Lab is 
seeking a PhD candidate in "Smart Robots for Healthcare". Please find 
the website below if you are interested.

Shuhei Miyashita, Ph.D.
Lecturer, University of York
Department of Electronics
Heslington, York, YO10 5DD, UK
www.shuhei.net | +44 (0)1904 322393

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