[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Open Position: Postdoctoral Associate (MIT)

Jonathan How how.jonathan at gmail.com
Mon Jul 9 04:56:51 PDT 2018


Open Position: Postdoctoral Associate

Location: MIT Aerospace Controls Laboratory (ACL), Department of
Aeronautics and Astronautics (https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=http-3A__acl.mit.edu&d=DwIBaQ&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=AGN-yFs38o_ffrrIuJu8GD_le4tYPbxxFKoN-jEaVnc&s=9bMyDLeSJ8U2lRO9bxhqdAHDRFlJFeHhhcX-GAJ7VAs&e=)

Term: 9/2018-10/2019, with possible extension to 2 years.

Qualifications: Ph.D. in a field related to autonomy, planning, and
control, and a strong background in large-scale sequential decision-making,
Bayesian nonparametric learning, and/or Deep Reinforcement Learning.
Experience in the areas of robotics, UAVs, and multi-agent planning &
learning are of particular interest.

Particular research topics of interest include:
- Distributed/decentralized planning and learning
- POMDPs, Dec-POMDPs, multi-agent reinforcement learning
- Processing perception data for self-driving cars

Please send a PDF of your CV, any relevant paper links, and the names of
3 references to acl-applicants at mit.edu

Positions are available immediately.
CLOSING DATE: 31 Aug 2018 (noon MIT time)
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Jonathan P. How
Richard C. Maclaurin Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics
The Aerospace Controls Laboratory (ACL) and
The Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems (LIDS)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Building 31, Room 233
77 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02139
Ph: (617) 253-3267, Fax: (617) 253-7397
Google Voice: (617) 826-9123
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