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PhD Student Position in Automotive Research: Stochastic signal processing and control
Villanova University


Date Posted Feb. 20, 2020
Title PhD Student Position in Automotive Research: Stochastic signal processing and control
University Villanova University
Villanova, PA, United States
Department Center for Nonlinear Dynamics & Control (CENDAC)
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available Immediately
 
 
  • Graduate Student
  • Mechanical Engineering
    Electrical and/or Electronics
    Computer Engineering
 
 

Automotive Research: Stochastic signal processing & control

A fully funded PhD student position is available in the Automotive Research Group, Center for Nonlinear Dynamics & Control, Villanova University, PA. Villanova is an R2 research University situated near Philadelphia.

We are looking for a talented doctoral student to develop and apply stochastic signal processing and control techniques to Automotive Knock Control. The successful candidate will receive a stipend and tuition remission, and the position is available immediately. The applicant should have MS degree in a relevant field (eg. electrical or computer engineering, mechanical engineering or mathematics). They should also have strong analytical and writing skills in English, good programming skills (MATLAB) and a good background in statistical analysis and control. Preference will be given to candidates who currently reside in the USA or who already have a valid visa for study in the USA.

For initial consideration, please email a single PDF file containing a brief cover letter, detailed CV and contact information for three references to Professor James Peyton Jones (james.peyton-jones@villanova.edu). Please include the phrase "PhD Applicant 2020" in the subject line of the email. In due course, successful candidates will also need to apply through the required University application and onboarding processes.


  • Villanova is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer


 
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Contact Information

 
  • Dr James Peyton Jones
    Center for Nonlinear Dynamics & Control (CENDAC)
    Villanova University
    Villanova, PA 19085
  •  
  • 610-519-4216
  • james.peyton-jones@villanova.edu

 

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