The Human-Robot Interfaces and physical Interaction (HRI2) Research Line of Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, is seeking a highly motivated, Fellow student (holding a master degree). The successful candidate will work on a project linked to the AMAZON research awards, which includes the following research topics:
- AI-based task planning and scheduling for multi-robot teams
- Human-robot collaboration and interaction
- Human biomechanical modelling
- Robot interaction control
The HRI2 Lab is known for its cutting-edge research in the areas of human-robot interaction and collaboration, teleoperation, assistive robotics, and the synthesis of human motor behaviour. More information is available at: https://hri.iit.it/
The successful candidate will have a key role in the development of AI-based task-decomposition and allocation in multi-human and robot teams.
Experience and knowledge in the following fields:
To apply please send electronically your detailed CV and cover letter, outlining motivation, experience and qualifications for the post, and name and contacts of 2 referees to firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com by April 30th 2019 stating “Fellow Position in Human-Robot Interaction and Collaboration CB 76684” in the subject of the e-mail.
Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, with its headquarters in Genova, Italy, is a non-profit institution with the primary goal of creating and disseminating scientific knowledge and strengthening Italy’s technological competitiveness. The institute offers state-of-the-art equipment and a top-level interdisciplinary research environment focused on robotics and computer vision, neuroscience, drug discovery, nanoscience and technology.
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