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INESC TEC | Research Initiation Scholarship (AE2024-0215)

Date Posted Jun. 14, 2024
Title INESC TEC | Research Initiation Scholarship (AE2024-0215)
University INESC TEC
PORTO, Portugal
Department CRAS
Application Deadline Jun. 26, 2024
Position Start Date Jun. 13, 2024
  • Graduate Student
  • Engineering - Other

Research Opportunity



Work description

  • Expand knowledge of the state of the art in the specific scientific area of scholarship;
  • Identify and select the appropriate methods for the study in question;
  • Develop research capacity through the application of selected methods;
  • Exercise a critical spirit in evaluating the research process and the results obtained.

Academic Qualifications

Master's student in Electrical Engineering or related field.

Minimum profile required

  • Experience in programming in C and C++;
  • Experience in Linux and ROS 1 and 2 environments;
  • Embedded systems with ARM expertise (STM32, iMX);
  • Who is undertaking a master's degree in the area of robotics and autonomous systems.

Preference factors

  • Knowledge of mobile robotics, knowledge of electronics design, embedded systems, ease of using Matlab and Python in the scientific domain
  • Fluency in English (written and spoken).
  • Good communication, planning, time management and risk management skills and experience in writing technical and scientific reports.

Maintenance stipend: € 601,12, according to the table of monthly maintenance stipend for FCT grants , paid via bank transfer. Grant holders may be awarded potential supplements, according to a quarterly evaluation process (Articles 19, 21 and 22 of the Regulations for Grants of INESC TEC and Annex II), up to a maximum limit of 50% of the monthly maintenance stipend.

INESC TEC supports costs with registration, enrolment or tuition fees, during the grant duration, under the terms established in the internal document: "Payment of Tuition fees to grant holders".

The grant holder will benefit from health insurance, supported by INESC TEC.

Application Period

Since 13 Jun 2024 to 26 Jun 2024


Robotics and Autonomous Systems

Scientific Advisor

José Miguel Almeida

What we offer

  • Multicultural and collaborative environment
  • A multicultural, international and collaborative environment that makes it easier to exchange ideas, work in networks and create synergies.
  • International projects
  • The possibility of working in international projects with some of the most important companies in the field.
  • Mentoring
  • Mentoring with the best researchers in the fields of electrical and industrial engineering, bioengineering, information technology and physics.
  • Self Improvement
  • The possibility of participating in international conferences, workshops, seminars and vocational training.
  • Other Benefits and Perks
  • Flexible working time, health insurance, discounts in hotels, transportation, etc.
  • Informal Events
  • Annual informal events, such as the multicultural party.

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