18/05/2020

6 PhD positions on Computer Vision at the Italian Institute of Technology (IIT) - PAVIS

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  • ORGANISATION/COMPANY
    Fondazione Istituto Italiano di Tecnoolgia
  • RESEARCH FIELD
    Computer scienceOther
  • RESEARCHER PROFILE
    First Stage Researcher (R1)
  • APPLICATION DEADLINE
    16/06/2020 11:00 - Europe/Brussels
  • LOCATION
    Italy › Genoa
  • TYPE OF CONTRACT
    Temporary
  • JOB STATUS
    Other
  • OFFER STARTING DATE
    01/11/2020
  • IS THE JOB RELATED TO STAFF POSITION WITHIN A RESEARCH INFRASTRUCTURE?
    Yes

6 PhD Positions

IIT has established a collaboration with Università degli studi di Genova and funds 6 PhD scholarships on Computer Vision and Machine Learning: https://www.iit.it/it/lavora-con-noi/openings/opening/1216-6-phd-positins-on-computer-vision-at-iit--pavis-dept-in-collaboration-with-universit-degli-studi-di-genova

Research and training activities are jointly conducted between the DITEN Department of University and IIT infrastructures in Genoa, at the PAVIS - Pattern Analysis and Computer Vision Research line, led by its Principal Investigator, Alessio Del Bue.

RESEARCH TOPICS:

Theme A - 3D scene understanding with geometrical and deep learning reasoning

Theme B - Artificial Intelligence for Human Behavior Analysis

Theme C - People and Object Re-identification in the wild

Theme D - Deep Learning for Multi-modal scene understanding

Theme E - Weakly Supervised and Unsupervised Deep Learning

Theme F - Visual Reasoning with Knowledge and Graph Neural Networks for scene understanding  

Theme G - Distributed AI in sensor networks and robotic platforms

Detailed description at: https://pavisdata.iit.it/data/phd/ResearchTopics2021_IIT-PAVIS

PAVIS

The PhD program on the listed topics will take place at the PAVIS research line of Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT) located in Genova (www.iit.it).

The department focuses on activities related to the analysis and understanding of images, videos and patterns in general, even multidisciplinary, in collaboration with other research groups in IIT. 

PAVIS staff has a wide expertise in computer vision and pattern recognition, machine learning, image processing, and related

applications (related to assistive and monitoring AI systems).

For more information, you can also browse the PAVIS webpage http://pavis.iit.it/ to see our activities and research.

Successful candidates will be part of an exciting and international working environment and will work in brand new laboratories equipped with state-of-the-art instrumentation. Excellent communication skills in English, as well as ability to interact effectively with members of the research team, are mandatory.

HOW TO APPLY

In order to apply for the XXXVI Phd Course in Science and Technologies for Electronics and Telecommunication Engineering, curriculum in Computer Vision, Pattern Recognition and Machine Learning (CODE 8259) it is mandatory to refer to the procedures administered by Università degli studi di Genova.

The official call (bando di concorso) is available at this link: https://unige.it/usg/it/dottorati-di-ricerca, where the call and the annex A (allegato A) are available.
For the english version, see: https://unige.it/en/usg/en/phd-programmes

APPLICATIONS are already possible through University of Genoa ONLINE PROCEDURE ONLY:

http://servizionline.unige.it/studenti/post-laurea/dottorato

WHAT TO SUBMIT:

A detailed CV, a research proposal under one or more topics chosen among those above indicated, reference letters, and any other formal document concerning the degrees earned. Note that these documents are mandatory in order to consider valid the application. Refer also to the indications stated in the annex A above mentioned.

IMPORTANT: In order to apply, candidates must prepare the research proposal based on the research topics above mentioned.

Please, follow these indications to prepare it: https://pavisdata.iit.it/data/phd/ResearchProjectTemplate.pdf

For FURTHER INFORMATION on the research topics contact Dr. Del Bue at pavis@iit.it

DEADLINE

ONLINE APPLICATION DEADLINE is JUNE 15, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. (noon, Italian time/CEST) – STRICT DEADLINE, NO EXTENSION.

Apply before deadline, the application process is not immediate: don’t wait for the final day.

 

 

Work location(s)
6 position(s) available at
Fondazione Istituto Italiano di Tecnoolgia
Italy
Italy
Genoa
16152
Via Melen 83

EURAXESS offer ID: 524450

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