|Funding for:||UK Students, EU Students|
|Placed On:||27th July 2022|
|Closes:||31st January 2023|
Highly assured Positioning, Navigation and Timing (PNT) technology makes feasible the opportunity for remote-operation of robots in real time, intuitively, and with the ability for tactile precision control at a distance. The types of robots and their applications are broad and may include indoor (house/factory/hospital) Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs) used for movement of goods/patients/supplies, Air and Sea Drones for environmental monitoring and/or exploration, Automated Vehicles and Trucks for National Distribution and Logistics
WMG, in partnership with the UK based R&D team of Spirent Communications (https://www.spirent.com/) are offering a rare opportunity to someone with a to be part next generation technology development with a fully funded PhD Scholarship.
We are actively seeking an enthusiastic individual to join our team with the following:
Informal enquires can be addressed to Dr Matthew Higgins (M.Higgins@warwick.ac.uk)
ELIGIBILITY AND DESIRED QUALITIES
Prospective applicants are expected to have a minimum 2.1 undergraduate (BEng, MEng, BSc, MSci) and/or postgraduate masters’ qualification (MSc) with 65% or above.
An understanding and/or experience in either, or a combination of: embedded systems, sensor technologies, communications systems, resilient systems, electronic systems, algorithm design and/or systems engineering.
Funding Source – WCPRS and Spirent Communications
Funding Duration – 3.5 Years
Stipend - Standard PhD at UKRI rates: £16,062.
Funding Eligibility – UK and UK domicile EU students
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