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PhD Scholarship in Tennessee Tech University - Next Generation Networks
Tennessee Tech University


Date Posted Dec. 2, 2019
Title PhD Scholarship in Tennessee Tech University - Next Generation Networks
University Tennessee Tech University
Cookeville, TN, United States
Department Computer Science
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Fall 2020
 
 
  • Graduate Student
  • Computer Science
    Computer Engineering
 
 

Position Overview:
PhD scholarship in the Computer Science Department at Tennessee Tech University, Cookeville, TN, USA, is open for hiring immediately in the area of networks with special focus on next generation networks. The candidate should have a background in some of the following topics: network resource management, optimization techniques (NLP, MINLP, Convex Programming, Semi-definite Programming, etc.), stochastic modeling (Markov chains, Graph Probabilistic Models, etc.), and machine learning (deep feed-forward neural networks, deep recurrent neural networks "LSTM and GRU", deep convolutional neural networks). The PhD student will be supervised by Dr. Muhammad Ismail (Assistant Professor at Department of Computer Science, Tennessee Tech University).

Qualifications: * An MSc degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering/Computer Science related to the areas listed above. * Good background in network resource management * Good background in optimization (NLP, MINLP, Convex Programming, Semi-definite Programming, etc.) * Good background in stochastic modeling (Markov chains, Graph Probabilistic Models, etc.) * Good knowledge of deep machine learning (deep feed-forward neural networks, deep recurrent neural networks "LSTM and GRU", deep convolutional neural networks). * Relevant programming skills (python: Keras, Scikit-learn, etc. and MATLAB) * Relevant publication record in top academic conferences and journals is a plus. * English writing and verbal skills.

Application submission details:
Interested applicants should send the following information, as single .pdf, to Dr. Muhammad Ismail (mismail@tntech.edu): * CV, including summary of educational background, grades, and list of publications. * Short research statement (maximum 1 page) * Names and email addresses of at least 3 references. * A soft copy‎ of one or two recent publications considered by the candidate as being representative(s) of his/her research work.


 
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Contact Information

 
  • Muhammad Ismail
    Computer Science
    Tennessee Tech University
    Cookeville, TN 38501
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  • mismail@tntech.edu

 

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