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Post-Doc
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology


Date Posted Oct. 9, 2019
Title Post-Doc
University King Abdullah University of Science and Technology More About This Institution...
Thuwal, Makkah, Saudi Arabia
Department Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Science and Engineering Division
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available Immediately
 
 
  • Post-Doc
  • Electrical and/or Electronics
    Computer Engineering
    Engineering - Other
 
 

Multiple Postdoctoral Fellow Opportunities

1- Postdoctoral Fellow in neuromorphic circuits and systems
A Postdoctoral Fellow is sought with experience in the general area of neuromorphic computational systems. The ideal candidate will have experience in neural computing and biologically inspired computations. The successful applicant must have completed a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Physics or a related discipline, demonstrating proven capacity for world-class research that is reflected in his/her publication record. In particular, good technical writing skills are fundamental.
Experience in some of the following areas is desirable:

  • Neuromorphic Circuits
  • Biologically Inspired Computations
  • Neural Computing

2- Postdoctoral Fellow in body area networks
A Postdoctoral Fellow is sought with experience in the general area of body area networks (BAN) and intra body communications (IBC). The ideal candidate will have experience in designing and prototyping body area networks sensors and communication modules. The successful applicant must have completed a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Physics, biology or a related discipline, demonstrating proven capacity for world-class research that is reflected in his/her publication record. In particular, good technical writing skills are fundamental.
Experience in some of the following areas is desirable:

  • Human-Electrode interface modelling
  • Mixed signal circuit design
  • Communication system design and modelling
  • Health monitoring, stress profiling etc. using BAN

3-Postdoctoral Fellow in machine learning in wireless communications
A Postdoctoral Fellow is sought with experience in the general area of machine learning for communication systems. The ideal candidate will have experience in designing and prototyping wireless communication systems including Multi-Input Multi Output (MIMO) systems. Knowledge of in-band Full-Duplex systems is a plus. The successful applicant must have completed a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Physics, biology or a related discipline, demonstrating proven capacity for world-class research that is reflected in his/her publication record. In particular, good technical writing skills are fundamental.
Experience in some of the following areas is desirable:

  • MIMO (and Massive MIMO) communication system design and modelling
  • Full Duplex systems
  • Artificial Intelligence and machine learning applied to communication system algorithm optimization

4- Postdoctoral Fellow in sensors and sensor networks for smart cities
A Postdoctoral Fellow is sought with experience in the general area of sensors and sensor networks as applied to smart cities development. The ideal candidate will have experience in designing and prototyping sensors and sensor systems for smart city applications including pollution monitoring, structural health monitoring, etc. The successful applicant must have completed a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Physics, biology or a related discipline, demonstrating proven capacity for world-class research that is reflected in his/her publication record. In particular, good technical writing skills are fundamental.
Experience in some of the following areas is desirable:

  • Sensor modelling
  • Wireless communication systems
  • Artificial Intelligence and machine learning applied to sensor network optimization
  • Domain expertise (structural health monitoring, human health monitoring, environmental engineering etc.)

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Successful applicants will be involved in the publication of the research results, including journal publications and conference presentations. Furthermore, successful applicant will be expected to help Graduate Research Assistants.

Application Deadline: Applicants will be considered until the position is filled.

Position Start Date: rolling

Affiliation:
The Postdoctoral Fellow will be associated with the Electrical Engineering Program at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST).

Application Materials:
1. Complete, professional CVs, including educational backgrounds, experience and lists of publications.
2. Names, affiliations, telephone numbers and email addresses of three individuals, who will provide letters of reference, if requested.
3. Brief descriptions of past research experience and future research interests (no more than two pages).
A generous compensation package will be offered, including a competitive, tax-free salary, health care (medical and dental), housing and 15 days of paid annual vacation (in addition to 15 days of national holiday). The appointment is for one year and will be renewed for up to three years, based on performance.


 
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Contact Information

 
  • Professor Ahmed Eltawil
    Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Science and Engineering Division
    King Abdullah University of Science and Technology
    Thuwal, Makkah
    Saudi Arabia
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  • ahmed.eltawil@kaust.edu.sa

 

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