[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] PhD in Robotics and Autonomous Systems, Edinburgh Centre of Robotics, UK

Zhibin (Alex) LI zhibin.li at ed.ac.uk
Wed Feb 6 19:16:07 PST 2019

Dear colleagues,

Thinking of applying to join the prestigious CDT in Robotics and 
Autonomous Systems? Please read on!

EPSRC-funded Centre of Doctoral Training in Robotics and Autonomous 
systems (CDT-RAS) will now have funding for over 80 PhDs, starting over 
the next 5 years since September 2019. Hosted at the Edinburgh Centre of 
Robotics, EPSRC CDT-RAS is leading in the UK effort to realise its 
industrial potential in this revolution, by producing a new generation 
of highly skilled researchers, trained to take a central role through 
technical skill coupled to industry and market awareness.

*Available studentships: Typically 10-12 per academic year.
*First round of applications: deadline 17 March 2019
*Shortlist & Interview: 25 March - 3 April, 2019

We are recruiting *robotics & AI PhDs over 60 PhD topics* for UK and 
eligible EU students. As part of the Edinburgh Centre of Robotics, my 
group is looking for potential applicants in the following topics (more 
details in edinburgh-robotics.org/academics/zhibin-li):
- Learning whole body motor skills for agile robot locomotion
- Deep learning of autonomous robotic manipulation
- High-speed scene-agnostic visual servoing for logistic robots

For more info of the application procedure and requirements, please 
visit: www.edinburgh-robotics.org/Apply
Twitter: twitter.com/edinrobotics
Centre website: edinburgh-robotics.org

Please enclose CV for the inquiries and place [CDT-RAS] in the email 
subject. Thank you very much and look forward to your application!

Best regards,
Zhibin (Alex) LI, PhD
Lecturer in Robotics and Control
UOE's UK-RAS Network Liaison Lead
University of Edinburgh

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