[robotics-worldwide] [jobs] Postdoc/Research Fellow position in Human-Robot Collaborative Manufacturing at University of Tartu

Arun Kumar Singh arun.singh at ut.ee
Wed Mar 13 05:21:48 PDT 2019



The IMS lab at Institute of Technology, University of Tartu (https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__ims.ut.ee_mediawiki_index.php_Main-5FPage&d=DwIFAw&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=LY_qm6vPkEE-2x5ZocC0AqDzHvPbHTFBECxsNscXKEI&s=8GD1YUuAOj59lAtH-LNHZflwBQQgdHR4zvPH6ezHm5k&e=) is looking for a PostDoc/Research Fellow in the area of Human-Robot Collaboration for Manufacturing applications.


The candidate should have a PhD or about to obtain one and excellent background in Motion Planning, Control and/or Machine Learning. Mathematical background in optimization theory, stochastic optimal control/probability and random processes would carry extra weight. The candidates should also have excellent programming background in C++ and/or Python. Experience with parallel programming on CPUs and GPUs would be specially appreciated.


The position is for two years. A detailed advertisement can be found in https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=https-3A__www.ut.ee_en_welcome_job-2Doffer_research-2Dfellow-2Dhuman-2Drobot-2Dcollaboration-2Dmanufacturing-2D0&d=DwIFAw&c=clK7kQUTWtAVEOVIgvi0NU5BOUHhpN0H8p7CSfnc_gI&r=0w3solp5fswiyWF2RL6rSs8MCeFamFEPafDTOhgTfYI&m=LY_qm6vPkEE-2x5ZocC0AqDzHvPbHTFBECxsNscXKEI&s=6OiWKQu1eier6MhwTP-dtHs2pEeMjB-6gWmprw2uiwc&e=

The applications will be processed on a rolling basis. The deadline for application is  0.3.06.2019 but candidates are encouraged to apply asap.


Kindly cc the following researchers while applying for the position. They can also be reached for any further inquires/discussions regarding the post.


Alvo Aabloo  (alvo.aabloo at ut.ee)

Karl Kruusamäe (karl.kruusamae at ut.ee)

Arun Kumar Singh (arun.singh at ut.ee)




About University of Tartu and Estonia
University of Tartu (UT) is among the top 3 best universities in emerging Europe and central Asia (QS EECA University Rankings 2018). Estonia as a country has a high standard of living and at the same time has a very low cost of living. Estonia is also known as the silicon valley of Europe. Unicorns like Skype, Transferwise were created in Tallinn, 2 hrs away from Tartu.



Arun Kumar Singh

Assoc. Professor of Collaborative Robotics

University of Tartu, Estonia


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