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Currently, we do not actively seek new researchers on a doctoral or postdoctoral level. However, we are always open for applications from exceptionally bright individuals.

Some facts about the Intelligent Sensor-Actuator-Systems Laboratory (ISAS):

  • Founded in 2003
  • Modern estimation and control methods with applications
  • More than 400 research papers
  • Organized several international conferences, e.g., MFI 2006, Fusion 2016, MFI 2016
  • Several experimental facilities, e.g., extended-range telepresence, belt sorting, …

What we offer:

  • Competent colleagues
  • National and international network of researchers
  • Many contacts to industry
  • High-end Infrastructure
  • Quick path to the PhD degree (≤ 3 years)
  • Full-time, fully paid researcher positions according to TV-L E13
  • Office with full equipment plus personal notebook
  • Fully covered trips to international conferences and research stays abroad

What we expect:

  • Very good mathematical knowledge
  • Know-how in stochastics and signal processing (are advantageous, but not a prerequisite)
  • High self-motivation, team working skills, and readiness for interdisciplinary work
  • Proficiency in the English language (spoken and written)
  • Commitment to publish research results
  • Willingness for international travel (conferences, research stays, ...)
  • Supervision of bachelor/master theses and participation in teaching

ISAS is part of the Institute for Anthropomatics and Robotics within the Department of Informatics at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT). Some facts about KIT:

  • Founded as Universität Karlsruhe in 1825
  • Merged with Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe in 2009 to form the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
  • KIT has three core tasks: research, higher education, and innovation
  • With about 9,400 employees and 25,000 students, KIT is one of the big institutions of research and higher education in natural sciences and engineering in Europe
  • KIT is one of the leading universities in the Engineering and Natural Sciences in Europe, ranking sixth overall in citation impact
  • It is located in Germany in the medium-sized city of Karlsruhe with a very high quality of life

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