[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] PhD Position in Automatic Control - Luleå University of Technology, Sweden

Georgios Andrikopoulos georgios.andrikopoulos at ltu.se
Tue Sep 13 05:30:48 PDT 2016

PhD student position in Automatic Control
Luleå University of Technology, Sweden

Ref: 2151-2016

The Control Engineering Group<https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__www.ltu.se_research_subjects_control-3Fl-3Den&d=DQIFAw&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=qA3hPMfMA9CGjeHd661P6yn9DBroByNa3ZmUGXe9I9E&s=eFEObif6HniLfP5Yi6y7qJAGtTPgn1FvH-gmh_SOFAU&e= > (CEG) at the department of Computer Science, Electrical and Space Engineering are looking for a PhD student contributing to our growing activities.

Human-based motor control and fall accidents by novel postural sway analysis, robotics and mathematical modeling cooperating with researchers in Physiotherapy as a part of a research project funded by the Swedish Research Council. The position would also include research in the area of Pneumatic Muscle Actuators and design and implementation of a balancing lower part humanoid.

We are looking for an ambitious and creative colleague who wants to contribute to cutting edge research in automatic control, oriented to any of the above areas. The position offers extensive opportunities for collaboration with industry, participation in academic conferences and experience in scientific publishing. The research is expected to take place in cooperation with stakeholders outside the university. While the work will primarily be located in Luleå, traveling in Sweden and Europe will be required.
A doctoral student's main responsibility is to pursue doctoral studies with the aim to successfully defend a doctoral dissertation. The position may include departmental duties (typically teaching) with up to 20% of full-time employment.

General eligibility as specified in Section 39 of Chapter 7 of the Higher Education Ordinance along with a M.Sc degree with specialization and excellent grades in automatic control. We look for candidates with a strong interest and preferably experience in any of our research areas. Candidates should be good team players with a good mastering of the English language both orally and in writing.
See also the general curriculum: General curriculum for education at post-graduate level in control engineering

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For further information, please contact Professor Thomas Gustafsson (Chair of Automatic Control), +46 (0) 920 491 323, email thomas.gustafsson at ltu.se<mailto:thomas.gustafsson at ltu.se>.
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In case of different interpretations of the English and Swedish versions of this announcement, the Swedish version takes precedence.

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The application should include a CV, personal letter and copies of verified diplomas from high school and universities. Your application, including diplomas, must be written in English or Swedish. Mark your application with the reference number below.

Reference number: 2151-2016
Deadline for application: 18 October, 2016

Best Regards

Georgios Andrikopoulos

Post-Doctoral Researcher
Control Engineering Group
Division of Signals and Systems
Department of Computer Science, Electrical and Space Engineering
Luleå University of Technology
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E-mail: geoand at ltu.se

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