At the School of Innovation, Design and Engineering our students are studying to be for example innovators, entrepreneurs, illustrators, communications officers, network technicians and engineers. Here we have the research specialisations of Embedded Systems, and Innovation and Product Realisation. Our work takes place in cooperation with and in strategic agreements with companies, organisations and public authorities in the region.
Employment informationEmployment: Temporary employment, 2 years
Scope: Full time
Closing date for application: 2019-11-28
Campus location: Västeras
School: School of Innovation, Design and Engineering, (IDT)
Position descriptionThe position is going to be part of the Federated Choreography of an Integrated Embedded Systems Software Architecture (FIESTA), within the sub-project Distributed Control of Interconnected Systems (DisCo).
The project will focus on the distributed control of cyber-physical systems, that exchange information via a communication network, e.g., vehicle-to-vehicle communication for automated driving. The objective is to design techniques and methodologies for the choreography of different agents in the system in a scalable way.
The project will require the interaction with companies like ABB Robotics.
The position is a temporary employment of 2 years.
- PhD in Computer Science or equivalent, not older than 3 years.
- Fluent in English, both written and in conversation.
- Good knowledge of control theory and mathematical optimization.
- Good publication record, and ability to conduct collaborative cross-disciplinary research.
- Experience in robotics and multi-robot systems.
- Experience with Matlab.
- Experience with optimization tools, e.g., CPLEX, CVX, or similar.
ApplicationApplication is made online. Make your application by clicking the "Apply" button below.
The scientific publications that you do not have in digital form are to be sent by post to:
Division of Human Resources
721 23 Västerås
The applicant is responsible for ensuring that the application is complete in accordance with the advertisement and will reach the University no later than closing date for application.
We look forward to receiving your application.
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