[robotics-worldwide] [Jobs] Vacancy for one postdoctoral research fellow with background in control and dynamics

Ehsan Mihankhah ehsanmihankhah at yahoo.com
Tue Oct 31 23:35:19 PDT 2017

A postdoctoral research fellow position is available in Nanyang

Technological University


Job Description:

A postdoctoral research fellow with a background in control and dynamics (of

automobiles preferably) for a project aimed at fault and attack detection in

critical sensors and systems of an autonomous car is required. The

successful candidate will work with Professor Danwei Wang and a group of

Research Fellows, Research Associates and PhD/Masters/Bachelors students in

the school of EEE at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. 


Major responsibilities include:

..           Design and development of methodology and architecture for
detection of

malicious intrusion and malfunctions of safety and critical sensors,

actuators and control systems of autonomous vehicles.

..           Filter design (e.g. Kalman filter) for sensor fusion with
application to

failure detection.



The applicant must:

..           Have completed/near completion of his/her PhD in electrical

control engineering, signal processing or other related fields

..           Be willing to collaborate with other team members and help and

junior researchers on a regular basis

..           Be comfortable with software development for mobile robotic

systems/autonomous vehicles or be comfortable to learn the respective

software systems

..           Have Good verbal and written communication skills in English



Preference will be given to applicants with following additional skills and


..           Extensive C/C++/ Python/MATLAB programming skills

..           Familiar with ROS programming terminology

..           Experience of working with mobile robotic sensors and systems


Application Procedure:

Interested candidates please email your CV/resume together with a cover

letter to: 

/Professor Danwei Wang:  edwwang at ntu.edu.sg/


Initial contract is for one year with a possibility of extension up to a

maximum of two years. An attractive remuneration based on the experiences

and qualifications and a standard benefit package competitive with the

industry will be provided for the successful applicant.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified for interview.


About NTU/EEE:


(EEE) is one of the founding Schools of the Nanyang Technological

University. Built on a culture of excellence, the School is renowned for its

high academic standards and strong tradition in research. To support

teaching and cutting-edge research, EEE is host to 11 research centres and

more than 50 laboratories, which are well-equipped with modern facilities

and state-of-the-art equipment. With about 200 faculty members and an

enrolment of more than 4,000, of which about 1,300 are graduate students, it

is one of the largest EEE schools in the world.

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