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Ph.D. Position in Robotics/Controls
University of North Carolina at Charlotte


Date Posted Dec. 3, 2023
Title Ph.D. Position in Robotics/Controls
University University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Charlotte, NC, United States
Department Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Science
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date August 2024
 
 
  • Graduate Student
  • Robotics
    Ocean Engineering
    Mechatronics
    Mechanical Engineering
    Computer Science
    Aerospace/Aeronautical/Astronautics
 
 

A Ph.D. position is available to join the Autonomous Robots and Systems Laboratory (https://arsl.charlotte.edu/) at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte starting in Fall 2024. The lab focuses on design of control and motion planning algorithms for unmanned atmospheric and marine vehicles, including for multi-vehicle systems. This opportunity will provide exposure and training in several areas relevant to robotics, including: vehicle dynamics, estimation, control, graph theory, optimization, and motion planning. The student will also gain practical experience developing and deploying autonomous aerial or marine robots.

Qualifications
All highly-motivated applicants who will possess a BS or MS degree in engineering (mechanical, electrical, computer, aerospace), robotics, computer science, or a related field by August 2024 are encouraged to apply. Prior experience working with robotic hardware and a strong mathematical background in one or more areas relevant to robotics and control is desired. Applicants must meet admissions requirements set forth by the UNC Charlotte Graduate School and the William States Lee College of Engineering. 

To Apply
Please write to awolek@charlotte.edu and include your CV. Applications are formally submitted to the UNC Charlotte Graduate Program by visiting https://gradadmissions.charlotte.edu/apply


 
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Contact Information

 
  • Dr. Artur Wolek
    Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Science
    University of North Carolina at Charlotte
    Charlotte, NC
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  • awolek@charlotte.edu

 

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