Closing Date Wednesday, 30th September 2020
The robotic team at Machining and Condition Monitoring group at the University of Nottingham in partnership with BT.
Applicants are invited to undertake a 3 ½ - year PhD program in partnership with industry to address key challenges in robotic design and control. The successful candidate will be a member of the robotic team at the University of Nottingham.
The team is developing the next generation of robots and its control and sensing solutions to perform tasks in challenging working environments. You can find more on our webpage: https://www.nottingham.ac.uk/utc/research/robotics-for-in-situ-repair/robotics-for-in-situ-repair.aspx
This project is related to the design, development and implementation of robotics components, systems and solutions that address the civil engineering use-cases and challenges around surveying, maintaining and deploying telecommunications network infrastructure with the following objectives:
We are seeking talented candidates with:
This is an excellent opportunity to work on a novel robotics system with strong links to industrial applications and key skills and knowledge in preparation for a high-impact, high-technology research or industrial career.
The scholarship on offer (to eligible students) comprises a tax-free stipend of £15,285 a year; tuition fees paid and a generous study package.
Eligibility: Only UK Higher Education “Home Fee” status applicants and EU residents satisfying the three-year residency requirement are eligible.
Please contact Dr. Abdelkhalick Mohammad or Prof Dragos Axinte, for further information.
Tel: 011595 14117or 07428242696Continue reading
|Title||British Telecommunication (BT) sponsored PhD scholarship – Development of Robotic Solutions with High Manoeuvrability in Confined and Congested Spaces|
|Employer||University of Nottingham|
|Job location||University Park, NG7 2RD Nottingham|
|Published||June 2, 2020|
|Application deadline||September 30, 2020|
|Job types||PhD  |
|Fields||Mechatronics,   Control Systems Engineering,   Robotics,   Telecommunications Engineering,   Mechanical Engineering,   Systems Engineering  |