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Research Fellow in Computational Optics and Inverse Problems

University College London

Location: London
Salary: £35,328 to £42,701 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed-Term/Contract
Placed On: 19th August 2019
Closes: 30th September 2019
Job Ref: 1820078

The appointment will be on UCL Grade 7.

The salary range will be £35,328 - £42,701 per annum, inclusive of London Allowance.

This research role is part of a larger project developing systems for optical tomography of the brain.

The main duties are to develop theoretical and computational models for forward and inverse problems in diffuse correlation tomography using both Monte Carlo models and pseudo-spectral radiative transport models. The appointed researcher will need to develop test and document code with simulated and experimental data and to prepare and submit research papers for dissemination.

The post is funded for 6 months with the possibility of extension.

The applicant must have a PhD in physical sciences, mathematics or a closely related field and have strong enthusiasm in solving challenging problems in imaging science. He or she must have outstanding skills and experience in forward and inverse problems in Diffuse Correlation Tomography or a closely related field, with strong programming experience in a low-level programming language (eg C/C++, Fortran, Java) and experience in computational model testing and verification. He or she should have experience in developing regularisation methods using variational methods and/or machine learning. The applicant should have a strong record in publishing in scientific journals and presentation at international conference.

UCL vacancy reference:  1820078      

Applicants should apply online. To access further details about the position and how to apply please click on the ‘Apply’ button above.

If you have any queries regarding the vacancy or the application process, please contact Professor Simon Arridge, email .

Closing Date: 16/9/2019

Latest time for the submission of applications: 23:59.

Interview Date: TBC

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